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San Antonio Express-News
High school basketball: Salesian boys, Mitty girls lead the wayFrancisco public schools. They finished No. 1 in The Chronicle’s Metro rankings
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 2 days ago
Francisco public schools. They finished No. 1 in The Chronicle’s Metro rankings, another first for an S.F. school. Guard Niamey Harris was Metro Player of the Year. Harris is now at City College of San Francisco. The next two leading scorers,... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
High school basketball: Salesian boys, Mitty girls lead the wayFrancisco public schools. They finished No. 1 in The Chronicle’s Metro rankings
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
Francisco public schools. They finished No. 1 in The Chronicle’s Metro rankings, another first for an S.F. school. Guard Niamey Harris was the Metro Player of the Year. Harris is now at City College of San Francisco. The next two leading... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Questions Asked, Unasked, Half-Answeredresponsibility for the 2 October attack in which four US and four Nigerien sold
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
responsibility for the 2 October attack in which four US and four Nigerien soldiers were killed 200 kilometres north of Niamey - an attack a top US general has attributed to a local IS-affiliated group. The incident served to bring international... Read more
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The Courier Express Newspapers
US, Niger teams visit site to learn about soldiers' ambushPentagon has said its investigation won't be finished until at least January.
The Courier Express Newspapers / Posted 4 days ago
Pentagon has said its investigation won't be finished until at least January. Questions have arisen over whether the soldiers' commando unit was carrying out its assigned mission when it was ambushed about 200 kilometers (120 miles) north of Nia... Read more
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Reuters
U.N. evacuates first group of refugees from Libya to Nigertheir embassies in Tripoli after fighting escalated there in 2014. The initial
Reuters / Posted 4 days ago
their embassies in Tripoli after fighting escalated there in 2014. The initial group evacuated by air from Tripoli to Niamey on Saturday was made up of 15 women, six men and four children from Eritrea, Ethiopia and Sudan, according to the... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
US, Niger teams visit site to learn about soldiers' ambushPentagon has said its investigation won't be finished until at least January.
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 4 days ago
Pentagon has said its investigation won't be finished until at least January. Questions have arisen over whether the soldiers' commando unit was carrying out its assigned mission when it was ambushed about 200 kilometers (120 miles) north of Nia... Read more
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FOX News
US, Niger teams visit site to learn about soldiers' ambushwhether the soldiers' commando unit was carrying out its assigned mission when
FOX News / Posted 4 days ago
whether the soldiers' commando unit was carrying out its assigned mission when it was ambushed about 200 kilometers (120 miles) north of Niamey. http://www.foxnews.com/world/2017/11/12/us-niger-teams-visit-site-to-learn-about-soldiers-ambu... Read more
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FOX News
US, Niger teams visit site to learn about soldiers' ambushPentagon has said its investigation won't be finished until at least January.
FOX News / Posted 4 days ago
Pentagon has said its investigation won't be finished until at least January. Questions have arisen over whether the soldiers' commando unit was carrying out its assigned mission when it was ambushed about 200 kilometers (120 miles) north of Nia... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
US, Niger teams visit site to learn about soldiers' ambushPentagon has said its investigation won't be finished until at least January.
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 4 days ago
Pentagon has said its investigation won't be finished until at least January. Questions have arisen over whether the soldiers' commando unit was carrying out its assigned mission when it was ambushed about 200 kilometers (120 miles) north of Nia... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
US, Niger teams visit site to learn about soldiers' ambushcommando unit was carrying out its assigned mission when it was ambushed about
Hawaii News Now / Posted 5 days ago
commando unit was carrying out its assigned mission when it was ambushed about 200 kilometers (120 miles) north of Niamey. Copyright 2017 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten... Read more
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Daily Herald
US, Niger teams visit site to learn about soldiers' ambushPentagon has said its investigation won't be finished until at least January.
Daily Herald / Posted 5 days ago
Pentagon has said its investigation won't be finished until at least January. Questions have arisen over whether the soldiers' commando unit was carrying out its assigned mission when it was ambushed about 200 kilometers (120 miles) north of Nia... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Why Niger and Mali's cattle herders turned to jihadNIAMEY/NAIROBI: When Doundou Chefou first took up arms as a youth a decade ago,
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 5 days ago
NIAMEY/NAIROBI: When Doundou Chefou first took up arms as a youth a decade ago, it was for the same reason as many other ethnic Fulani herders along the Niger-Mali border: to protect his livestock. He had nothing against the Republic of Niger, let... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Why Niger and Mali's cattle herders turned to jihadtook up arms as a youth a decade ago, it was to protect his livestock. File pi
Eye Witness News / Posted 5 days ago
took up arms as a youth a decade ago, it was to protect his livestock. File picture of Jihad training camps. Picture: AFP NIAMEY/NAIROBI - When Doundou Chefou first took up arms as a youth a decade ago, it was for the same reason as many other... Read more
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Swissinfo
Why Niger and Mali's cattle herders turned to jihadBy Tim Cocks and David Lewis NIAMEY/NAIROBI (Reuters) - When Doundou Chefou fi
Swissinfo / Posted 5 days ago
By Tim Cocks and David Lewis NIAMEY/NAIROBI (Reuters) - When Doundou Chefou first took up arms as a youth a decade ago, it was for the same reason as many other ethnic Fulani herders along the Niger-Mali border: to protect his livestock. He had... Read more
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Reuters
Why Niger and Mali's cattle herders turned to jihadNIAMEY/NAIROBI (Reuters) - When Doundou Chefou first took up arms as a youth a
Reuters / Posted 5 days ago
NIAMEY/NAIROBI (Reuters) - When Doundou Chefou first took up arms as a youth a decade ago, it was for the same reason as many other ethnic Fulani herders along the Niger-Mali border: to protect his livestock. He had nothing against the Republic of... Read more
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Canberra Times
US soldier in Niger ambush was bound and apparently executed, villagers sayNIAMEY, Niger: The body of Sergeant La David Johnson, one of four US soldiers k
Canberra Times / Posted 6 days ago
NIAMEY, Niger: The body of Sergeant La David Johnson, one of four US soldiers killed in an ambush by Islamist militants in Niger last month, was found with his arms tied and a gaping wound at the back of his head, according to two villagers,... Read more
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TribLIVE
Soldier may have been executedconversation on speakerphone. In a Wednesday morning tweet, Trump said Wilson's
TribLIVE / Posted 6 days ago
conversation on speakerphone. In a Wednesday morning tweet, Trump said Wilson's description of the call was 'fabricated.' NIAMEY, Niger — The body of Sgt. La David Johnson, one of four U.S. soldiers killed in an ambush by Islamist militants in... Read more
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WA Today
US soldier in Niger ambush was bound and apparently executed, villagers sayNIAMEY, Niger: The body of Sergeant La David Johnson, one of four US soldiers k
WA Today / Posted 6 days ago
NIAMEY, Niger: The body of Sergeant La David Johnson, one of four US soldiers killed in an ambush by Islamist militants in Niger last month, was found with his arms tied and a gaping wound at the back of his head, according to two villagers,... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
US soldier in Niger ambush was bound and apparently executed, villagers sayNIAMEY, Niger: The body of Sergeant La David Johnson, one of four US soldiers k
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 6 days ago
NIAMEY, Niger: The body of Sergeant La David Johnson, one of four US soldiers killed in an ambush by Islamist militants in Niger last month, was found with his arms tied and a gaping wound at the back of his head, according to two villagers,... Read more
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Boston Globe
US soldier in Niger ambush was bound and apparently executed, villagers sayNIAMEY, Niger — The body of Sergeant La David Johnson, one of four US soldiers
Boston Globe / Posted 6 days ago
NIAMEY, Niger — The body of Sergeant La David Johnson, one of four US soldiers killed in an ambush by Islamist militants in Niger last month, was found with his arms tied and a gaping head wound, according to two villagers, suggesting that he may... Read more
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The Age
US soldier in Niger ambush was bound and apparently executed, villagers sayNIAMEY, Niger: The body of Sergeant La David Johnson, one of four US soldiers k
The Age / Posted 6 days ago
NIAMEY, Niger: The body of Sergeant La David Johnson, one of four US soldiers killed in an ambush by Islamist militants in Niger last month, was found with his arms tied and a gaping wound at the back of his head, according to two villagers,... Read more
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Connecticut Post
US soldier in Niger ambush was bound and apparently executed, villagers sayNIAMEY, Niger - The body of Sgt. La David Johnson, one of four U.S. soldiers ki
Connecticut Post / Posted 6 days ago
NIAMEY, Niger - The body of Sgt. La David Johnson, one of four U.S. soldiers killed in an ambush by Islamist militants in Niger last month, was found with his arms tied and a gaping wound at the back of his head, according to two villagers,... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
U.S. suspects Niger villager betrayed Army troopsback to their base in the morning, the U.S. and Niger troops stopped at a villa
Chicago Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
back to their base in the morning, the U.S. and Niger troops stopped at a village about 53 miles north of Niger's capital, Niamey. After getting supplies and meeting with tribal leaders, the joint patrol left the village. It is at that point, the... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
U.S. soldier in Niger ambush was bound and apparently executed, villagers saysaid that it increasingly appears that the soldiers' mission did change after t
Chicago Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
said that it increasingly appears that the soldiers' mission did change after they left their base in the capital, Niamey. The unit, the official said, apparently was rerouted to help another military team target a top Islamic State... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
US soldier in Niger ambush was bound and apparently executed, villagers sayNIAMEY, Niger - The body of Sgt. La David Johnson, one of four U.S. soldiers ki
Stamford Advocate / Posted 6 days ago
NIAMEY, Niger - The body of Sgt. La David Johnson, one of four U.S. soldiers killed in an ambush by Islamist militants in Niger last month, was found with his arms tied and a gaping wound at the back of his head, according to two villagers,... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
U.S. soldier in Niger ambush was bound and apparently executed, villagers saysaid that it increasingly appears that the soldiers' mission did change after t
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 6 days ago
said that it increasingly appears that the soldiers' mission did change after they left their base in the capital, Niamey. The unit, the official said, apparently was rerouted to help another military team target a top Islamic State... Read more
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Philly.com
U.S. soldier in Niger ambush was bound and apparently executed, villagers sayNIAMEY, Niger – The body of Sgt. La David Johnson, one of four U.S. soldiers ki
Philly.com / Posted 6 days ago
NIAMEY, Niger – The body of Sgt. La David Johnson, one of four U.S. soldiers killed in an ambush by Islamist militants in Niger last month, was found with his arms tied and a gaping wound at the back of his head, according to two villagers,... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
U.S. soldier in Niger ambush was bound and apparently executed, villagers saysaid that it increasingly appears that the soldiers' mission did change after t
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 6 days ago
said that it increasingly appears that the soldiers' mission did change after they left their base in the capital, Niamey. The unit, the official said, apparently was rerouted to help another military team target a top Islamic State... Read more
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Greenwich Time
US soldier in Niger ambush was bound and apparently executed, villagers sayNIAMEY, Niger - The body of Sgt. La David Johnson, one of four U.S. soldiers ki
Greenwich Time / Posted 6 days ago
NIAMEY, Niger - The body of Sgt. La David Johnson, one of four U.S. soldiers killed in an ambush by Islamist militants in Niger last month, was found with his arms tied and a gaping wound at the back of his head, according to two villagers,... Read more
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The News-Times
US soldier in Niger ambush was bound and apparently executed, villagers sayNIAMEY, Niger - The body of Sgt. La David Johnson, one of four U.S. soldiers ki
The News-Times / Posted 6 days ago
NIAMEY, Niger - The body of Sgt. La David Johnson, one of four U.S. soldiers killed in an ambush by Islamist militants in Niger last month, was found with his arms tied and a gaping wound at the back of his head, according to two villagers,... Read more
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Boston Globe
US soldier in Niger ambush was bound and apparently executed, villagers sayNIAMEY, Niger — The body of Sergeant La David Johnson, one of four US soldiers
Boston Globe / Posted 6 days ago
NIAMEY, Niger — The body of Sergeant La David Johnson, one of four US soldiers killed in an ambush by Islamist militants in Niger last month, was found with his arms tied and a gaping wound at the back of his head, according to two villagers,... Read more
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The Mercury News
Villagers: US soldier in Niger was bound, likely executedBy Sudarsan Raghavan | Washington Post NIAMEY, Niger – The body of Sgt. La Dav
The Mercury News / Posted 6 days ago
By Sudarsan Raghavan | Washington Post NIAMEY, Niger – The body of Sgt. La David Johnson, one of four U.S. soldiers killed in an ambush by Islamist militants in Niger last month, was found with his arms tied and a gaping wound at the back of his... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
US soldier in Niger ambush was bound and apparently executed, villagers sayNIAMEY, Niger - The body of Sgt. La David Johnson, one of four U.S. soldiers ki
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 6 days ago
NIAMEY, Niger - The body of Sgt. La David Johnson, one of four U.S. soldiers killed in an ambush by Islamist militants in Niger last month, was found with his arms tied and a gaping wound at the back of his head, according to two villagers,... Read more
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FOX News
Niger attack leaves 4 US soldiers dead12-member team was reportedly in unarmored trucks when the ambush occurred on a
FOX News / Posted 8 days ago
12-member team was reportedly in unarmored trucks when the ambush occurred on a return route from the capital city of Niamey. They were ambushed by ISIS-affiliated militants traveling by vehicle. Gen. Joseph Dunford, Chairman of the Joint... Read more
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FOX News
Niger attack leaves 4 US soldiers dead12-member team was reportedly in unarmored trucks when the ambush occurred on a
FOX News / Posted 8 days ago
12-member team was reportedly in unarmored trucks when the ambush occurred on a return route from the capital city of Niamey. They were ambushed by ISIS-affiliated militants traveling by vehicle. Gen. Joseph Dunford, Chairman of the Joint... Read more
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Boston Herald
Pentagon: Probe of Niger killings likely to come in Januarycommando unit was carrying out its assigned mission at the time it was ambushed
Boston Herald / Posted 8 days ago
commando unit was carrying out its assigned mission at the time it was ambushed about 200 kilometers (120 miles) north of Niamey, by what officials believe was a relatively new offshoot of the Islamic State group that calls itself Islamic State in... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Pentagon: Probe of Niger killings likely to come in Januarycommando unit was carrying out its assigned mission at the time it was ambushed
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 8 days ago
commando unit was carrying out its assigned mission at the time it was ambushed about 200 kilometers (120 miles) north of Niamey, by what officials believe was a relatively new offshoot of the Islamic State group that calls itself Islamic State in... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Pentagon: Probe of Niger deaths won't be done before Januarycommando unit was carrying out its assigned mission at the time it was ambushed
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 8 days ago
commando unit was carrying out its assigned mission at the time it was ambushed about 200 kilometers (120 miles) north of Niamey, by what officials believe was a relatively new offshoot of the Islamic State group that calls itself Islamic State in... Read more
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FOX News
Pentagon: Probe of Niger killings likely to come in Januarycommando unit was carrying out its assigned mission at the time it was ambushed
FOX News / Posted 8 days ago
commando unit was carrying out its assigned mission at the time it was ambushed about 200 kilometers (120 miles) north of Niamey, by what officials believe was a relatively new offshoot of the Islamic State group that calls itself Islamic State in... Read more
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FOX News
Pentagon: Probe of Niger killings likely to come in Januarycommando unit was carrying out its assigned mission at the time it was ambushed
FOX News / Posted 8 days ago
commando unit was carrying out its assigned mission at the time it was ambushed about 200 kilometers (120 miles) north of Niamey, by what officials believe was a relatively new offshoot of the Islamic State group that calls itself Islamic State in... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Pentagon: Probe of Niger killings likely to come in Januarycommando unit was carrying out its assigned mission at the time it was ambushed
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 8 days ago
commando unit was carrying out its assigned mission at the time it was ambushed about 200 kilometers (120 miles) north of Niamey, by what officials believe was a relatively new offshoot of the Islamic State group that calls itself Islamic State in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ecowas and Common Currency IllusionAt a recent meeting in Niamey, Republic of Niger, President Muhammadu Buhari ur
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
At a recent meeting in Niamey, Republic of Niger, President Muhammadu Buhari urged member countries of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) to tread carefully in pushing for a single currency in the sub-region by 2020. He cited the... Read more
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Boston Globe
Hours before death in Niger, US soldiers were targeting Islamist militants in MaliNIAMEY, Niger — The four US soldiers killed last month in an ambush were helpin
Boston Globe / Posted 11 days ago
NIAMEY, Niger — The four US soldiers killed last month in an ambush were helping track and fight Islamist militants along the Mali-Niger border in the hours before their death, according to the nation’s defense minister and a wounded Nigerien soldier... Read more
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Boston Globe
Hours before death in Niger, US soldiers were targeting militants in MaliNIAMEY, Niger — The four US soldiers killed last month in an ambush were helpin
Boston Globe / Posted 11 days ago
NIAMEY, Niger — The four US soldiers killed last month in an ambush were helping track and fight Islamist militants along the Mali-Niger border in the hours before their death, according to the nation’s defense minister and a wounded Nigerien soldier... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
Hours before ambush in Niger, US soldiers were targeting militants in MaliNIAMEY, Niger - The four U.S. soldiers killed last month in an ambush were help
Staten Island Advance / Posted 11 days ago
NIAMEY, Niger - The four U.S. soldiers killed last month in an ambush were helping track and fight Islamist militants along the Mali-Niger border in the hours before their death, according to the nation's defense minister and a wounded Nigerien... Read more
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Al.com
Hours before ambush in Niger, US soldiers were targeting militants in MaliNIAMEY, Niger - The four U.S. soldiers killed last month in an ambush were help
Al.com / Posted 11 days ago
NIAMEY, Niger - The four U.S. soldiers killed last month in an ambush were helping track and fight Islamist militants along the Mali-Niger border in the hours before their death, according to the nation's defense minister and a wounded Nigerien... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Niger defence minister asks US to deploy armed drones against militantsgrenades killed four US soldiers and at least four of their Nigerien partners i
Eye Witness News / Posted 12 days ago
grenades killed four US soldiers and at least four of their Nigerien partners in an ambush. Picture: Pixabay.com. NIAMEY - Niger has asked the United States to start using armed drones against jihadist groups operating on the Mali border,... Read more
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Gulf News
Niger to let US forces arm drones in counter-terrorism fightDecision comes a month after terrorists ambushed a joint US-Niger patrol NIAME
Gulf News / Posted 12 days ago
Decision comes a month after terrorists ambushed a joint US-Niger patrol NIAMEY: Niger will allow US forces stationed in the country to arm the drones being used to track terrorists, having previously allowed their use only for surveillance, the... Read more
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BBC News
Libya rebels 'committed abuses'news agency. The comments came after the US state department said Niger had co
BBC News / Posted 13 days ago
news agency. The comments came after the US state department said Niger had confirmed they would detain Saadi Gaddafi in Niamey, the capital. Saadi is among 32 members of Col Gaddafi's inner circle - including three generals - who have crossed... Read more
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Kansas City InfoZine
Niger Travel Warningsecurity forces (FDS) and on U.S. forces assisting the FDS. There is significa
Kansas City InfoZine / Posted 13 days ago
security forces (FDS) and on U.S. forces assisting the FDS. There is significant potential for violent crime outside Niamey, and armed criminals target travelers throughout the country. Outside the city of Niamey, all U.S. Embassy personnel... Read more
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