Chad’s ex-dictator Habré sentenced to life in prison for war crimes

Chad’s ex-dictator Habré sentenced to life in prison for war crimes

A Senegalese court on Monday sentenced former Chadian dictator Hissène Habré to life in prison for crimes against humanity and war crimes committed during his brutal 1982-1990 rule. In a historic ruling marking an end to a decades-long quest for justice, a court in Senegal found Habré guilty of rape, torture, summary executions, abductions and […]