Terrorists Kill Six French Aid Workers in Niger, Government Says

Jihadist militants on motorcycles killed 6 French aid staff and their regional tutorial and driver…

Jihadist militants on motorcycles killed 6 French aid staff and their regional tutorial and driver in a giraffe park in Niger on Sunday, according to federal government officers, the newest assault in a country hailed by western nations as a bulwark in opposition to a growing tide of Islamist militancy across West Africa.

The ambush started shortly right after 10 a.m., when the French nationals’ tour group entered the KourĂ© Giraffe Reserve, some 40 miles east of the cash, Niamey, according to senior interior ministry officers and the governor of Tillaberi…