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A member of an African support committee for former Chadian dictator... News PhotoChad,Dakar,Dictator,Former,Giving,Hissene Habre,Law,Organized Group,Press Conference,Senegal,VerticalPhotographer Collection: AFP 2012 AFPA member of an African support committee for former Chadian dictator Hissene Habre, Chadian Mahamat Togoi, gives a press conference on October 9, 2012 in Dakar. Senegal is to try Habre after an agreement to create a special tribunal in Dakar to judge him for war crimes 22 years after he left power. Senegal and the African Union in August signed an agreement in Dakar to create a special tribunal to try Habre who has been living in Senegal since fleeing his country in 1990 after being ousted by President Idriss Deby Itno. A 1992 truth commission report in Chad said that during his time in power, Habre presided over up to 40,000 political murders and widespread torture. AFP PHOTO / SEYLLOU (Photo credit should read SEYLLOU/AFP/GettyImages)