On peace and conflict, post-colonialism, diaspora, the so-called 'Third World' and beyond.
Feb 3, 2008
Chad Update 11:30 (N'Djamena time)
There are reports the French have offered the president to take him out of the country but he refused. He remains in the presidential palace. There is now fresh fighting in the capital despite a Libyan brokered ceasefire. There are also reports that governments are retreating, that's yet to be confirmed.