Issued on: 17/09/2020 – 18:25
Islamic State has credited its West Africa affiliate for killing six French aid workers and their Nigerien guide and driver at a giraffe reserve in Niger on Aug. 9, according to a statement published by the SITE Intelligence Group on Thursday.
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This "resulted in the killing of six of them after their capture, as well as two of their companions," a SITE translation of the statement said.
The six French nationals and their driver worked for international aid group ACTED and were touring the reserve, which is a popular destination for expatriates and was considered safe by the NigeriRead More – Source