Connect with us


Five soldiers killed in Niger attack



Five soldiers were killed and four are missing following an attack in southwest Niger on Tuesday, a security source told AFP.

“This terrorist attack against the area of Banibangou killed five soldiers, injured three and four others were reported missing,” said the source, who requested anonymity.

Niger faces constant attacks in the south by Nigerian jihadist group Boko Haram.

A US aid worker was abducted by armed men from a town in the centre of the impoverished country in October.

Facebook Comments Box
Copyright 2023 ROYAL NEWS. All rights reserved. Digital material on this website, may not be published, reproduced, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed in whole or in part without prior express written permission from ROYAL NEWS.


Download ROYAL NEWS app

Click to comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *