Déby’s Spring Fall: How an Unlikely Rebellion Toppled Chad’s Dictator

Idriss Déby’s palace in his desert capital Am Djéress, January 2016. Source: Jérôme Tubiana

A History of Discontent

Idriss Déby (third from left) and traditional chiefs at a horse race in his stronghold of Am Djéress, northeastern Chad, January 2016. Source: Jérôme Tubiana
Idriss Déby (clapping in the green armchair) at a horse race in his stronghold of Am Djéress, northeastern Chad, January 2016. Source: Jérôme Tubiana

An Unlikely Success

As a Matter Of FACT

Horse race in Idriss Déby’s stronghold of Am Djéress, northeastern Chad, January 2016. Source: Jérôme Tubiana
Am Djéress, Idriss Déby’s empty desert capital, January 2016. Source: Jérôme Tubiana

International Roles

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