Coup in Niger - Islamic World News

Sunday 6 August 2023 - 07:11

Coup In Niger; France In Turmoil

More than ten days have passed since a military coup against the pro-Western government of Mohamed Bazoum President of Niger, and the political pressures and negotiations by African countries to neutralize the coup and restore political stability to the country have remained ineffective. Many analysts and media outlets consider Niger as a new scene of competition between Russia and France in West Africa; so, they believe that the French, like their previous competition in Burkina Faso and Mali, will be the losers of this story.