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Niger archbishop calling for fasting, prayer following massacre of 70 soldiers

December 18, 2019

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CWN Editor's Note: “Islamist militants with links to the Islamic State group and al Qaeda” are suspected in the massacre, France 24 reported. Niger, a West African nation of 19.9 million (map), is 99% Muslim.

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