Tag: Niger

ECOWAS formally suspends Niger’s membership

The 15-member Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) has formally suspended Niger's membership in the regional bloc

France to withdraw ambassador and troops from Niger after coup: Macron

France has announced that it will end its diplomatic and military presence in Niger, following the coup that

Mali, Niger and Burkina Faso form new security alliance in the Sahel

Three West African countries in the Sahel region, Mali, Niger and Burkina Faso, have signed a mutual defense

Macron says France’s Niger ambassador a ‘hostage’ in embassy

French President Emmanuel Macron has accused the military junta that seized power in Niger of holding France’s ambassador

Niger accuses France of preparing for military intervention

Niger’s military regime, which seized power in a coup in July, has accused France of deploying forces in

France in Talks with Niger for Partial Withdrawal of Troops

France is in talks with Niger’s military about the partial withdrawal of its troops from the West African

Niger coup supporters demand France to withdraw its troops and ambassador

Thousands of people supporting the new military rulers of Niger rallied near a French military base in the

Niger’s military on high alert put more pressure on French Envoy to leave

Niger’s military on high alert has ordered the French ambassador to leave the country within 48 hours, escalating

Niger: Pro-coup protesters rally near French base amid regional pressure

NIAMEY, Niger - Thousands of supporters of Niger’s coup leaders gathered on Friday near a French military base

Niger’s military expels French ambassador amid rising tensions

Niger’s military which seized power in a coup on July 26, has ordered French ambassador Sylvain Itte to

Algeria Rejects France’s Alleged Airspace Request for Niger Operation

Algeria has denied France’s request to use its airspace for a possible military intervention in Niger, where a

Thousands rally in support of military coup in Niger amid ECOWAS talks

Thousands of people took to the streets of Niger’s capital Niamey on Sunday to show their support for