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Niger troops stationed at Mali border under attack; death toll rises to 28

Devdiscourse News Desk | Updated: 16-05-2019 13:51 IST | Created: 16-05-2019 13:45 IST
Niger troops stationed at Mali border under attack; death toll rises to 28
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The death toll from an ambush on Nigerien troops near the Mali border has risen to 28, an army spokesman said on Thursday. The ambush occurred in a region where several jihadist groups are active, including an Islamic State affiliate.


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