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AFRICA/CHAD – Interim president invites rebels to “Inclusive National Dialogue”

N’Djamena – In the run-up to the presidential and parliamentary elections, the interim president of Chad calls on the rebel groups to participate in an “inclusive national dialogue”. It is a new path that the Chairman of the Military Transition Council , Mahamat Idriss Deby, is now taking after saying repeatedly in previous statements that… Leggi tutto »

ASIA/MYANMAR – Catholic priest arrested by rebels and accused of having contact with the regular army

Hakha – The Catholic priest Fr. Noel Hrang Tin Thang, parish priest of the Catholic church in the city of Surkhua, in the diocese of Hakha, was taken and arrested by local militias in the Burmese state of Chin, the armed rebel groups of the territory, known as “Hakha-CDF”, who oppose the military dictatorship. The… Leggi tutto »