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CHAD

A gene on chromosome 17q21.33 that encodes chondroadherin, a small leucine-rich repeat (LRR) proteoglycan which promotes attachment of chondrocytes, fibroblasts and osteoblasts, mediated by the integrin alpha2beta1. It may play an important role in regulating chondrocyte growth and proliferation.
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The Sudanese official pointed out that the commission has completed arrangements to transport the Sudanese and Chadian refugees, saying they set up two centres to receive the refugees in Chad and Sudan.
In line with the directives of the UAE leadership, the visit of the ADFD delegation aims to boost collaboration with the Chadian government and receive a first-hand brief about the priorities of Chad's National Development Plan 2017-2021.
When the rebels stopped to sleep near the border, the Chadian army came to save us.
The militants were pushed back by Chadian troops after killing several people, residents said.
The Chadian president's spokesman said that Deby announced the death of Abou Zeid during a ceremony Friday for Chadian soldiers killed in fighting in Mali.
It was Chadian forces who killed two jihadi leaders, including Abou Zeid," said Deby soon after a funeral ceremony for Chadian troops who lost their lives during the ongoing battle.
He also said that the Chadian officials have a strong will to strengthen bilateral cooperation in terms of training executives and management of water resources in light of the successful cooperation experience between the two countries in these fields.
Hassan affirmed on the need of economic consolidation through possible cooperation between Libyan and Chadian businessmen.
Chad's President Idriss Deby Itno had been on vacation in the Ennedi region since early August, the Chadian official added.
A large Chadian delegation had arrived in Khartoum on Friday to prepare for the visit.
Summary: Libyan Prime Minister al-Baghdadi al-Mahmoudi and his Chadian counterpart signed security and other co-operation agreements on Saturday (August 8th), Libyan media reported on Sunday.
The Chadian government will use its right of pursuit.