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From TheJournal.ie 'I thought at least that was sacred' - Trump's chief of staff strongly defends president's call to war widow Stunned

'I thought at least that was sacred' - Trump's chief of staff strongly defends president's call to war widow

If Trump and John Kelly aren’t getting along, it didn’t show in the chief of staff’s speech this evening.

From TheJournal.ie Mother of US soldier killed in Niger accuses Trump of 'disrespecting' her son Sergeant La David Johnson

Mother of US soldier killed in Niger accuses Trump of 'disrespecting' her son

Hours earlier, Trump denied the claims that were made, saying that he had proof.

From TheJournal.ie 'He knew what he signed up for': Trump faces backlash over call to soldier's widow La David Johnson

'He knew what he signed up for': Trump faces backlash over call to soldier's widow

La David Johnson was killed in Niger earlier this month.

From TheJournal.ie Three American special forces troops among several killed in ambush Niger

Three American special forces troops among several killed in ambush

The US Africa command confirmed in a statement that a joint US and Nigerien patrol came under fire in Niger.

From TheJournal.ie Over 40 people including women and infant children die of thirst in Sahara desert Died Of Thirst

Over 40 people including women and infant children die of thirst in Sahara desert

A car carrying a number of migrants broke down in the middle of the desert.

From TheJournal.ie Australian couple in their 80s kidnapped by African Islamist group Ansar Dine

Australian couple in their 80s kidnapped by African Islamist group

The couple have lived in Burkina Faso for over 40 years.

From TheJournal.ie Four killed, 45 injured in violent protests against Charlie Hebdo cover Niger

Four killed, 45 injured in violent protests against Charlie Hebdo cover

A doctor in the Zinder’s hospital said that all of the dead and three of the injured had gunshot wounds.

From TheJournal.ie Here’s What Happened Today: Thursday News Fix

Here’s What Happened Today: Thursday

Everyone’s talking about water restrictions again, unemployment and 48 children who died of thirst.

From TheJournal.ie Ireland gives 4,500 blankets, 150 tents and 2,100 mosquito nets to Niger Irish Aid

Ireland gives 4,500 blankets, 150 tents and 2,100 mosquito nets to Niger

About 8,500 families have been displaced because of recent flooding.

From The42 AFCON round-up: Ghana denied by Congo, Eagles flying high Day 2

AFCON round-up: Ghana denied by Congo, Eagles flying high

After no goals on the opening day, there were five scored in Group B’s first set of matches.

From TheJournal.ie 'Millions of lives' could be saved by new global subsidy for malaria drugs Malaria

'Millions of lives' could be saved by new global subsidy for malaria drugs

The first independent evaluation of the international scheme shows promise.

From TheJournal.ie 35 tonnes of Irish aid flown to Niger after floods Niger

35 tonnes of Irish aid flown to Niger after floods

Severe floods struck the regions of Tillaberi and Dosso earlier this month, following on the heels of a food crisis and refugee crisis.

From TheJournal.ie Flash flooding displaces thousands in Niger Cholera

Flash flooding displaces thousands in Niger

Plan Ireland has said that children are at risk of waterborne diseases because of their weaker immune systems

From TheJournal.ie Niger: Food crisis affecting 13 million in West Africa West Africa Food Crisis

Niger: Food crisis affecting 13 million in West Africa

Cereal production has fallen by as much as 62 per cent in some countries.

From TheJournal.ie UN condemns attack on peacekeepers in Ivory Coast Côte D'Ivoire

UN condemns attack on peacekeepers in Ivory Coast

Seven peacekeepers were killed during Friday’s ambushes.

From TheJournal.ie Ireland gives €5 million in emergency funding to Sahel region Food Crisis

Ireland gives €5 million in emergency funding to Sahel region

Ten million people are at risk from a growing food crisis in Burkina Faso, Mali, Mauritania, Niger, Senegal, Chad, Cameroon and Nigeria.

From TheJournal.ie Libya calls for extradition of Gaddafi son Libya

Libya calls for extradition of Gaddafi son

Al-Saadi Gaddafi fled to neighbouring Niger after Tripoli fell to rebel fighters.

From The42 African Cup of Nations 2012 preview: Group C AFCON This post contains videos

African Cup of Nations 2012 preview: Group C

Morocco and Tunisia will fancy their chances of booking places in the knockout stages, but Group C is bound to be tightly-contested.

From TheJournal.ie International Criminal Court dealing 'indirectly' with Gaddafi's son Libya

International Criminal Court dealing 'indirectly' with Gaddafi's son

The chief prosecutor at the International Criminal Court has said he is in indirect negotiations with Saif al-Islam Gaddafi.

From TheJournal.ie Confirmed: Gaddafi's son flees across border to Niger Libya

Confirmed: Gaddafi's son flees across border to Niger

Authorities in Niger have announced that al-Saadi Gaddafi was captured by a military patrol after escaping from Libya.

From TheJournal.ie Gaddafi denies leaving Libya in latest TV message Where Is Gaddafi?

Gaddafi denies leaving Libya in latest TV message

The ousted Libyan leader says the rebels who pushed him out are a “bunch of mercenaries, thugs and traitors”.

From TheJournal.ie Libyan troop convoy reaches Niger and heads for capital but is Gaddafi with them? Libya

Libyan troop convoy reaches Niger and heads for capital but is Gaddafi with them?

Gaddafi remains popular amongst some African tribes for his previous financial backing of them.