chadian chadian  /ˈtʃeɪ di ən/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a native or inhabitant of Chad
  2. (adj) of or relating to or characteristic of the Republic of Chad or its people or language

News

  1. Rights group calls on UN to exclude Chad from Mali peacekeeping force, cites child recruitment

    UNITED NATIONS — A network of human rights groups on Wednesday criticized plans to include Chadian troops in a new U.N. peacekeeping force for Mali while Chad's military remains on a U.N. 'list of shame' for child recruitment.
    on June 20, 2013     Source: Minneapolis-St. Paul Star Tribune

  2. Group: Exclude Chad troops from UN force in Mali - Quincy Herald-Whig | Illinois & Missouri News, Sports

    UNITED NATIONS (AP) - A network of human rights groups on Wednesday criticized plans to include Chadian troops in a new U.N. peacekeeping force for Mali while Chad's military remains on a U.N. 'list of shame' for child recruitment.
    on June 20, 2013     Source: Quincy Herald-Whig

  3. Group: Exclude Chad troops from UN force in Mali

    UNITED NATIONS (AP) — A network of human rights groups on Wednesday criticized plans to include Chadian troops in a new U.N. peacekeeping force for Mali while Chad's military remains on a U.N. 'list of shame' for child recruitment. But U.N. officials made clear they had no intention of excluding a country whose soldiers are considered among the best African desert fighters.
    on June 20, 2013     Source: Associated Press via Yahoo! News

Quotes

  1. "These forces come from Chad who trained them ...... We hold the Chadian regime fully responsible for what happened," al-Bashir said in a televised address, wearing military fatigues. "We have no choice but to sever relations."
    on May 11, 2008 By: Omar al-Bashir Source: International Herald Tribune

  2. "The Chadian children did not leave. They are with their parents. We were able to avoid the worst," Deby said in the radio interview. "What does it bring me to have five, six French people in prison?"
    on Feb 7, 2008 By: Idriss Deby Source: Washington Post

  3. "The Chadian army fought very vigorously and continuously regained ground around the presidential palace until yesterday afternoon when the rebels announced they were leaving the city," a French military spokesman, Capt. Christophe Prazuck, said...
    on Feb 4, 2006 By: Christophe Source: 940 News

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