Six French of us have been killed as gunmen attacked a gaggle of help workers in Niger. Officials talked about that males killed included residents, their native info, and the driving force.
The incident had occurred at 11:30 native time, east of Koure. It is simply not however clear who was answerable for the assault.
The governor of the Tillabéri space, Tidjani Ibrahim, knowledgeable the French info firm that the gunmen arrived on motorbikes and opened hearth. French Presidency has confirmed the casualties of French residents.
They have been inside the Koure, a space the place vacationers have to see the remaining herds of giraffe in West Africa.
Niger’s safety minister Issoufou Katambé knowledgeable Reuters that the French residents served a world help group. Officials had known as them vacationers.
ACTED, a French humanitarian NGO talked about that its staff members have been involved inside the incident.
French President Emmanuel Macron had talked to his Niger counterpart on Mahamadou Issoufou on phone.