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Stories with place: Chad
  • Glencore buys oil-explorer Caracal for $1.35B 
    Updated: Apr-14-14 12:03 pm
  • GENEVA - Swiss-based commodities giant Glencore Xstrata Plc says it is buying oil exploration firm Caracal Energy Inc. for about 800 million pounds ($1.35 billion) in cash.

  • US envoy: C. African Republic needs more troops 
    Updated: Apr-09-14 2:11 pm
  • BANGUI, Central African Republic - The U.S. ambassador to the United Nations on Wednesday urged more support for existing African and French troops in Central African Republic on the eve of a U.N. vote to create a peacekeeping mission.

  • Chad troops defend actions in C. African Republic 
    Updated: Mar-31-14 3:13 pm
  • BANGUI, Central African Republic - The African peacekeeping mission in Central African Republic on Monday defended Chadian soldiers who had killed more than 30 civilians over the weekend, saying the troops had come under attack from Christian militants and were merely defending themselves.