Stamps from Chad

Chad, part of France's African holdings until 1960, endured three decades of civil warfare as well as invasions by Libya before a semblance of peace was finally restored in 1990. The government eventually drafted a democratic constitution and held flawed presidential elections in 1996 and 2001. In 1998, a rebellion broke out in northern Chad, which has sporadically flared up despite several peace agreements between the government and the rebels. In 2005, new rebel groups emerged in western Sudan and made probing attacks into eastern Chad despite signing peace agreements in December 2006 and October 2007. In June 2005, President Idriss DEBY held a referendum successfully removing constitutional term limits and won another controversial election in 2006. Sporadic rebel campaigns continued throughout 2006 and 2007. The capital experienced a significant rebel threat in early 2008, but has had no significant rebel threats since then, in part due to Chad's 2010 rapprochement with Sudan, which previously used Chadian rebels as proxies. DEBY in 2011 was reelected to his fourth term in an election that international observers described as proceeding without incident. Power remains in the hands of an ethnic minority.

CIA—The World Factbook

Chad began printing their stamps in 1922. Printing of Mary stamps began in 1969.

 

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1960s

Holy Family

Adoration of the Magi

Mother and Child
1970s

Virgin of the Cushion

Virgin and Child

Virgin and Child

The Visitation


Nativity

Virgin and Child

Holy Family

Adoration of the Magi

Mother and Child

Virgin and Child

Virgin and Child

Virgin and Child

Adoration of the Kings

Christ on the Cross

Entombment of Christ

Entombment of Christ

Adoration of the Shepherds

Adoration of the Shepherds

Virgin and Child with the Bible

Holy Family

Nativity

Nativity

Nativity

Adoration of the Kings

Virgin and Child

Virgin and Child and Two Donors

Adoration of the Shepherds

Adoration of the Kings

Holy Family and Three Hares
 



1980s

Mother and Child

Mother and Child

Mother and Child

Mother and Child

Mother and Child

Mother and Child

Mother and Child
 

       
 
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