Libya's Chadian legion to return home and wreak havoc?
Over the last fortnight the Chadian government has been following with concern the situation in neighbouring Libya, where the military setbacks of General Haftar could leave hundreds of Chadian rebels at a loose end and capable of posing a threat to N'Djamena. [...]
Chad: France and Qatar negotiate in secret over Idriss Deby's future
The guerilla force currently laying siege to the regime of Idriss Deby is being directed from Doha by his nephew, Timan Erdimi. The situation is acutely embarrassing for the Chadian president but also for Paris, which is allies with Qatar but is fighting alongside the Chadian army against the rebellion. [...]
Sarraj and Haftar get involved in the tensions in Sebha
Tripoli prime minister Fayez Sarraj and Benghazi strong man Khalifa Haftar are trying to take advantage of the Toubou-Ould Slimane clashes which have been taking place in Sebha since February to strengthen their positions in the key Fezzan region, which [. [...]