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Feb 4, 2008
Chad Update - Day 3: fighting resumes in N'Djamena
Fighting resumed in the capital N'Djamena for the third day. Earlier the government claimed to have pushed the rebels back (rebels say they've retreated from the capital to allow the civilians to leave). Aid workers say bodies litter the streets.