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Chad's long-standing ruler laid to rest

FRANCE24, 23 Apr 2021
Chad's veteran ruler Idriss Deby Itno was laid to rest on Friday, in a ceremony attended by foreign dignitaries including French President Emmanuel Macron. The leader's death has heightened concerns for the fight against jihadism in the Sahel and uncertainty over the country's democratic future.

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