This is an opinion piece by the democratically elected president of Niger.

  • DerinOPA
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    5410 months ago

    Of course the Wagner group is involved with the coup. At this point they’re like a comical gaggle of supervillains.

      • DerinOPA
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        210 months ago

        Truth.

    • livus
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      10 months ago

      Wagner are already in the neighbouring countries and have been for years.

      It’s just that many people in the West didn’t notice them until Ukraine. It’s the Bader Meinhoff effect.

      Niger is a major source of uranium and has both French and US military bases, so it’s higher in the Western news cycle than Mali was.