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February 7 , 2008

Darfur's Chaos Spreads  07/02-2008 10:59  (Washington Post)
N'djamena, the capital of Chad, is hundreds of miles from Darfur. But the violence in Chad over the past few days is closely linked to the Sudanese government's bloody campaign to subdue Darfur.

Chadians Come Out As Calm Returns  07/02-2008 08:15  (Washington Post)

Whether at home or abroad, China is silent on matters of democracy  07/02-2008 07:37  (International Herald Tribune)
SHANGHAI: For months, as the Beijing Olympics draw nearer, China has been refining its arguments in favor of disassociating the Games from politics. This effort reached something of a rhetorical crescendo last week with an editorial in The People's Daily.

Chad's Deby Urges EU Force to Take Up Positions  07/02-2008 06:55  (The New York Times)
Filed at 6:15 a.m. ET PARIS (Reuters) - Chad's President Idriss Deby urged the European Union on Thursday to send a peacekeeping force to his country as quickly as possible.

Fighting in Chad s Capital Ebbs, but Problems Loom  06/02-2008 23:15  (The New York Times)
NDJAMENA, Chad The body brigade had its work cut out for it. A pregnant woman at a hospital in Ndjamena on Wednesday, suffering stress after the weekend battles in the capital.

Opinion In Chad, put refugees first  06/02-2008 04:00  (Yahoo News USA)
An attempted coup in Africa's Chad has put the UN, and particularly France, on alert. At stake is the care of hundreds of thousands of refugees from Darfur and Chad, and a new refugee stream created by the fighting.

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