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US withdraws troops from Niger capital

Natasha Kumar By Natasha Kumar Jul9,2024

The United States withdrew its military from the capital of Nigeria

Illustrative photo from the secret police

sski The army completed the withdrawal of its base near the capital of Nigeria, Niamey. Until the 15th of Wednesday, the United States may withdraw forces from the city of Agadez to the south. Nigeria had about 950 American troops, 766 of them were taken from the country.

"The Ministry of Defense of the Republic of Nigeria and the US Department of Defense are shocked by the withdrawal of American forces and the possession of “Action Base 101 in Niamey is now completed” ;, – will be at the sleeping commune, reports Reuters.

At the ceremony at the base were the Chief of Staff of the Niger Army Maman Sani Kiau and the American General Kenneth Ekman.

At the Birch The government of Niger has taken advantage of the military spying with the United States. The favor allowed American military and civilian personnel of the Ministry of Defense to travel on the territory of the country.

At night there was an American base of unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) in operation who spent $100 million.

100 Russian military instructors arrived from China to Niger. On the grass near the capital Niger, the ensign of Russia was raised. In the past, Russian troops entered the US base in Nigeria, and military equipment from the Russian Federation also arrived in the country.

Niger is a huge colony of France, having lost one of its remaining allies Entering the Sahel. Around the turn of 2023, a military coup took place in the country. After which the Niger began to rip up the waters from the edges of the Sunset, close to France. By the end of 2023, the military government had two defense interests with the European Union.

Prepared by: Serhiy Daga

Natasha Kumar

By Natasha Kumar

Natasha Kumar has been a reporter on the news desk since 2018. Before that she wrote about young adolescence and family dynamics for Styles and was the legal affairs correspondent for the Metro desk. Before joining The Times Hub, Natasha Kumar worked as a staff writer at the Village Voice and a freelancer for Newsday, The Wall Street Journal, GQ and Mirabella. To get in touch, contact me through my 1-800-268-7116

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