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Court Suspends ex-Chad Dictator's Trial to Ready New Lawyers

The trial of Chad's ex-dictator Hissene Habre was suspended on Tuesday until September to allow court-appointed lawyers to prepare his defense.   The Extraordinary African Chambers, established by Senegal and the African Union, is trying the former leader of Chad for crimes against humanity, war crimes and torture, in an unprecedented case of one African country prosecuting the former ruler of another.   Habre on Tuesday refused representation but Attorney General Mbacke...

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