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Idriss Déby
إدريس ديبي
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President of Chad
In office
2 December 1990 – 20 April 2021
Prime Minister
Preceded by Hissène Habré
Personal details
Born (1952-06-18)June 18, 1952
Fada, French Equatorial Africa (now Chad)
Died April 20, 2021(2021-04-20) (aged 68)
Tibesti Region, Chad
Political party Patriotic Salvation Movement
Hinda Déby (m. 2005)

Amani Musa Hilal
Children Mahamat Déby Itno
Brahim Déby

General Idriss Déby Itno (Arabic: إدريس ديبي ; June 18, 1952 – April 20, 2021) was a Chadian politician. He became President of Chad in 1990. He won six presidential elections.

On 20 April 2021, Déby was killed while commanding his army against rebels calling themselves FACT in the north of Chad during the Northern Chad offensive, at the age of 68.

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