Friday, April 30, 2010

Heavy Fighting Reported On Chad - Darfur Border

'Hundred Killed' In Chad Clashes -- BBC

Chad's government says the army has killed 105 insurgents and beaten back a new attack near the Sudan border, but the rebels have denied the claims.

FPRN leader Adoum Yacoub said both sides had lost lives but did not give any details.

This is the first battle since Chad and Sudan agreed to stop supporting rebels in each other's country in February.

Chad's President Idriss Deby this week sent a message congratulating Sudan's Omar al-Bashir on his re-election.

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More News On Chad

Chad Says Forces Kill More Than 100 Rebels -- Voice of America
106 killed in Chad clashes: government spokesman -- AFP
Chadian army clashes with rebels -- Washington Post/Reuters
Over 100 dead as Chad rebels clash with government -- RFI English
War And Peace On The Eastern Front -- Strategy Page

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