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Protesters face 'zero tolerance' in Chad as 17 sentenced
By Caroline CHAUVET
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N'Djamena, Feb 15, 2018 (AFP) - "Fear rules over the city," said Mahamat, a resident of the Chadian capital N'Djamena for more than 40 years who did not dare to reveal his real name.
"Although people are frustrated, they don't want to be arrested, kidnapped or tortured."
In Chad, a large partly-desert nation straddling north and central Africa, taking discontent to the streets is a dan ...