TITLE

Niger's President Assassinated At Airport

PUB. DATE
May 1999
SOURCE
Jet;05/03/99, Vol. 95 Issue 22, p23
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that Ibrahim Bare Mainassara, the president of Niger, was slain by his bodyguards at the Naimey Airport in Niger.
ACCESSION #
1809430

 

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