Tag: Niger

Niger junta vows to prosecute ousted president for treason

Niger's junta vowed Sunday to prosecute ousted President Mohamed Bazoum for "high…

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US committed to diplomatic work for peaceful solution in Niger: Blinken

US Secretary of State Antony Blinken held a telephone call with former…

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Niger: West African bloc activates regional standby force for possible intervention  

The 15-member Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) on Thursday said…

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Niger’s junta forms new government

Niger's junta appointed 21 ministers late Wednesday, ahead of a meeting of…

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Niger coup: Why an Ecowas-led military intervention is unlikely

Hopes are fading for a quick resolution of Niger coup or the…

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Guterres renews his support for ECOWAS mediation efforts to resolve Niger crisis

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres reiterated on Tuesday his full support for the…

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Mali, Burkina Faso to send joint delegation to Niger 

Mali and Burkina Faso will send a joint delegation to Niamey, the…

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France supports ECOWAS in resolving coup in Niger: FM

France supports "with firmness and determination" the efforts of the Economic Community…

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Niger’s junta abolishes military agreements with France

   France has a deployment of approximately 1,500 soldiers in Niger, and…

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Niger: Detained president calls for help, defiant junta refuses to hand back power

The junta has threatened an immediate and unannounced response to "any aggression…

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