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  1. Hollande Greeted by Drones as Military Deployed Across SahelRead the original story

    Monday Jul 21 | Bloomberg

    Festive musicians and chanting women in traditional dress lined the 10-kilometer route from the airport into Niamey to greet French President Francois Hollande on his July 18 visit to Niger.

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  2. French president Hollande visits Niger on tourRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 18 | Newsday

    France's president is paying a visit to the former colony of Niger, a landlocked desert nation in West Africa that has played a key role in French military efforts in the region.

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  3. France's Hollande warns of Islamist threat in West AfricaRead the original story

    Friday Jul 18 | The Star Online

    French President Francois Hollande on Friday promoted a new military operation being rolled out in West Africa to take on a multi-faceted menace from Islamist groups that he warned threatened France's interests and citizens.

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  4. .com | French president Hollande visits NigerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 18 | News24

    Zimbabwe says it is ready to host the 34th SADC summit, with a report saying, however that the cash-strapped government is banking on financial support from the private and corporate sectors to host the meeting.

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  5. Niger: Statement at the end of the IMF Staff MissionRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 8 | International Monetary Fund

    An International Monetary Fund mission led by Cheikh Anta Gueye visited Niamey from June 22-26, 2014 for the fourth review of Niger's financial and economic program supported by the Extended Credit Facility .

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  6. Statement at the end of the IMF Staff Mission to NigerRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 8 | PressReleasePoint

    An International Monetary Fund mission led by Cheikh Anta Gueye visited Niamey from June 22-26, 2014 for the fourth review of Niger's financial and economic program supported by the Extended Credit Facility .

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  7. Africa: Thousands of Africans Drown Every Year as They Sail to Europe in Search of JobsRead the original story

    Jun 30, 2014 | AllAfrica.com

    ... trafficked to Algeria," from where they would catch boats to Europe, Moussa Akfar, a security expert based in Niamey, Niger's capital, told the UK's Guardian newspaper on October 31st 2013. Media coverage is largely confined to reports of these ...

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  8. Airbus Touts Harfang UAV PerformanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2014 | DefenceTalk News

    A Harfang UAS belonging to the French Air Force controlled by a crew from the French Military Flight Test Centre , the UAS Squadron "Belfort" and the UAS detachment stationed in the Sahel-Sahara region has successfully undergone testing to prove that once it has taken off from its overseas deployment base it can be controlled from a cockpit located ... (more)

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  9. High-birth Niger strives to lower...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2014 | Suria

    ... can be tantamount to a death sentence. Babies are seen in incubators at the maternity ward of a hospital in Niamey, Niger, on April 24, 2014 - by Boureima Hama The West African state and humanitarian groups have worked to slash both birth and ...

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  10. Wives of politicians held in baby trafficking bustRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2014 | News24

    President Jacob Zuma has urged closer co-operation between the AU's Peace and Security Council and the UN Security Council, in light of Africa's limited resources to tackle crises on its own.

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  11. Germany announces new approach to Africa development cooperationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2014 | EurActiv.com

    June 2014, Niamey, Niger. [R.Raman, AfricaRice/Flickr] Education Minister Johanna Wanka announced a change of course for German development cooperation in Africa last Friday .

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  12. Tunisia: Marzouki Arrives in Niamey, NigerRead the original story

    Jun 23, 2014 | AllAfrica.com

    Caretaker President Moncef Marzouki arrived, on Sunday in Niamey, capital of Niger, second stop in an African tour he began from Mali and that will also take him to Chad and Gabon.

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  13. US posts $18 mn bounty for 4 African rebelsRead the original story

    Jun 14, 2014 | Arab Times

    ... leaders of MUJAO, and former members of AQIM. Tilemsi took part in the kidnapping of two French nationals in Niamey, Niger in January 2011. The men were later executed in Mali after an attempt by French special forces to rescue them failed. As a ...

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  14. Thousands join opposition protest in Niger capitalRead the original story

    Jun 15, 2014 | AlertNet

    Thousands of opposition supporters took to the streets on Sunday in Niger's capital Niamey to demand that authorities respect civil liberties, following the arrest of several of their number last month.

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  15. US posts US$18m bounty for four African militantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2014 | Channelnewsasia.com

    ... leaders of MUJAO, and former members of AQIM. Tilemsi took part in the kidnapping of two French nationals in Niamey, Niger in January 2011. The men were later executed in Mali after an attempt by French special forces to rescue them failed. As a ...

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  16. Publisher's View: PensRead the original story

    Jun 11, 2014 | Potrero View

    ... to give away, a request he took as a challenge to re-double his efforts to score freebies. Each afternoon in Niamey, Niger's capital city, after a late lunch of take-out food eaten in my room, I'd take a stroll around the hotel, carrying a ...

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  17. How Lamido Sanusi Was Smuggled Out Of His House In Kano Hours After Emerging As EmirRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2014 | Ghanamma.com

    ... 20, as governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) by President Goodluck Jonathan while he was away in Niamey, Niger Republic, on official assignment, Sanusi has been at loggerheads with the Federal government. President Jonathan had said he was ...

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  18. Niger says will repatriate its illegal migrants from AlgeriaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2014 | The Baltimore Sun

    Niger will repatriate its citizens living as illegal migrants in neighboring Algeria, the justice minister announced on Sunday, as the government steps up efforts to combat trafficking networks.

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  19. NigerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2014 | How Stuff Works

    Niger, or Republic of Niger, a country in north-central Africa. It is a landlocked nation bordered by Algeria, Libya, Chad, Nigeria, Benin, Burkina Faso, and Mali.

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  20. Lincoln Park Zoo is awarded grants for science educationRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 14, 2011 | Examiner.com

    ... Community Collaberations Abroad (MCAA), program to develop a collaborative youth program between Chicago and Niamey, Niger called Community of Conservation: Research Exchanges Experiences for Global Youth. Ann Stock, Assistant Secretary of the ...

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