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Tag: Niger

State adds Islamic State in the Greater Sahara to terrorist list

Months after killing four US Special Forces soldiers, the Islamic State in the Greater Sahara…

Analysis: Conflict within a conflict in Mali’s northern Menaka region

Intercommunal eye for an eye killings have been increasing in the past week with dozens…

Islamic State-loyal militants claim attacks in Burkina Faso

Today's claims of responsibility are the first for the group in Burkina Faso since 2016.

French forces confirm joint operation against Islamic State-loyal militants

French special forces took part in a large-scale joint operation with Malian and Nigerien troops,…

Tuareg alliance reports more clashes with Islamic State-loyal militants

Sunday's clashes between the Tuarag alliance and Islamic State-loyal militants in northern Mali is the…

Tuareg alliance claims recovery of US Special Forces vehicle from Niger ambush

The Tuareg alliance says the vehicle, which was reportedly used by US troops in last…

Tuareg militias again clash with Islamic State-loyal militants in northern Mali

The recent battle comes less two weeks after the Tuareg militias last clashed with militants…

Al Qaeda maintains operational tempo in West Africa in 2017

At least 276 attacks in Mali and its neighboring countries were linked al Qaeda in…