Daily Archives: January 11, 2020

Security Sources: Niger Army Base Attack Death Toll Hits 89

NIAMEY, NIGER The death toll from Thursday’s attack by suspected jihadists on a Niger army base has risen to at least 89, four security sources said, surpassing a raid last month that killed 71 soldiers as the deadliest against Nigerien forces in years.

The government said Thursday that 25 soldiers …