18 hours, 57 minutes ago
Paris-based Areva said in a statement that 13 employees were hurt in the attack in Arlit, in the northern part of Niger where armed Islamic extremists have carried out attacks.
2 days ago
They include two refugees who died in the Mangaize camp, currently housing 15,000 refugees in the Tillaberi region of Niger, located close to the Malian border.
17 days ago
Some 6,000 troops from neighboring countries including Nigeria and Niger have been taking part, though Chad has said it's withdrawing its nearly 2,000 soldiers.
89 days ago
The base in Niger marks the opening of another far-flung U.S. military front against al Qaeda and its affiliates, adding to drone combat missions in Afghanistan, Yemen and Somalia.
90 days ago
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90 days ago
"The U.S. and Niger signed agreement last month spelling out legal protections and obligations of Americans who might operate from the African nation.
114 days ago
Americans are already in Niger, training local forces.
118 days ago
He said the Islamists left their barracks in Ansongo to destroy the bridge that led to the town of Tassiga, which is very close to Niger.
172 days ago
Niger's president says his country is ready to help Mali regain its northern region which is occupied by Islamist rebels.