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Thousands attend funeral of Chad’s Deby, Macron pledges French support

By Edward McAllister and Madjiasra Nako N’DJAMENA (Reuters) –Thousands of people attended the funeral of Chad’s slain leader Idriss Deby on Friday, with French President Emmanuel Macron leading tributes to the long–ruling strongman whose death in a battle with rebels has thrown the country into crisis. Macron said France would not let anyone threaten the stability of its former colony – a reflection of worries […]