At least twenty-five dead as gunmen attack militia camp in southwest Niger

Unidentified gunmen have killed at least 25 people in southwest Niger, officials said on Wednesday, the latest in a string of deadly raids along the country’s border with Mali. Attackers on motorcycles stormed the camp of a local self-defence militia near the village of Bakorat in the Tahoua region on Tuesday, said Attawane Abeitane, mayor… Read More At least twenty-five dead as gunmen attack militia camp in southwest Niger