Niger – Arlit : Three dead after an attack on the security forces in Assamaka

Armed individuals aboard an ash-colored 4 × 4 vehicle opened fire on Saturday September 23 at around 3 pm on the positions of the Niger security forces stationed in Assamaka.

The attack resulted in three deaths among the security forces. They are two policemen and a gendarme. One civilian and another policeman were seriously injured.

After their crime, the assailants took a police vehicle. Pursuits have been initiated.

Ibrahim Manzo Diallo