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The former dictator of Chad (from June 1982 to December 1990), Hissène Habré, has died in a Senegal prison due to COVID19. Human rights and justice groups have been asking for months for the dictator to be vaccinated. The confirmation of his COVID19 infection was published by his widow Fatimé Raymonne Habré.Habré was accused of ordering mass rapes, rape slavery plus ordering murders while in power. In the eight years that he was in power, the Chadian government carried out 40,000 politically motivated murders and 200,000 cases of torture, according to an investigation commission formed after he was deposed in...

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Protests across Senegal call for #JusticePourLouise and an end to impunity.

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