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September 10, 2012

Prisoners in Chad are chained 24 hours a day in severely overcrowded, unventilated and filthy cells where temperatures reach up to 118 degrees Fahrenheit.

September 9, 2012

Prison conditions in Chad are deplorable. Men, women and children share overcrowded cells and often must supply their own food and medicine. Amnesty International is calling for urgent prison refor...

September 7, 2012
In Chad, prisoners' lives are often put at risk by harsh detention conditions including severe overcrowding in soaring heat.
Press Release
July 20, 2012

The International Court of Justice today told Senagal it must comply with its ruling to prosecute former Chad president Habré, accused of crimes against humanity.

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