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Commission of Inquiry into the Crimes and Misappropriations Committed by the Ex-President, His Accomplices and/or Accessories

Chad’s Commission of Inquiry into the Crimes and Misappropriations Committed by the Ex-President, His Accomplices and/or Accessories (1991-1992) was given an extensive mandate to investigate illegal imprisonments, detentions, assassinations, disappearances, torture and acts of barbarity, mistreatment, attacks on the physical or mental integrity of persons, and all violations of human rights and illicit trafficking in narcotics committed by former President Hissène Habré and his associates. Included in the mandate of the commission was the preservation of torture chambers and equipment for memorialisation purposes; hearing testimony from victims and interested parties; auditing the financial operations of Habré and his accomplices; and determining the total cost of the war effort and how the money was spent beginning in 1986.

Established Conflict Period
Mandate Final Report Peace Agreement
1990, by presidential decree 1979-1990 Decree No. 014/P.CE/CJ/90 of 29 December 1990
Decree No. 382/PR/MJ/91 of 29 July 1991
1992 Final Report