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What is happening in Niger, and how could the coup there affect the region?

Russia and the Wagner mercenary group have "tried to take advantage" of instability in Niger, Secretary of State Antony Blinken warned Tuesday, two weeks...

Soldiers declare Niger general as head of state after he led a coup and detained the president

NIAMEY, NIGER (AP) - Mutinous soldiers who staged a coup in Niger declared their leader the new head of state on Friday, hours after...