French officials travel to Chad to urge Deby to engage in political dialogue
A French official contacted by VOA in Paris said the purpose of the diplomatic visit was to strongly insist that President Deby renew dialogue with the country's legal opposition.Jun 15 2006 Sudan seeks France help to restore relations with Chad - FM
That message will be delivered to President Deby by French Cooperation Minister Brigitte Girardin and senior French official Michel de Bonnecorse, known in the government as Mr Africa.
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