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US News Attack on Kouré: investigators on "very serious leads"

07:15  15 august  2020
07:15  15 august  2020 Source:   rfi.fr

Niger. Six French people, including several humanitarian workers from the NGO Acted, killed by armed men

 Niger. Six French people, including several humanitarian workers from the NGO Acted, killed by armed men © Ouest-France Infographie Six French tourists were killed in the Kouré area in Niger on Sunday, August 9. This Sunday, August 9, we learned of the death of eight people, including six French, in Niger. They were reportedly killed by armed men. The French army provided support to Nigerien forces on Sunday, the headquarters in Paris announced.

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Les débris du véhicule transportant 6 Français et 2 Nigériens, tués dans une attaque dimanche 9 août 2020, dans la région de Kouré, au sud-est de Niamey, la capitale du Niger. © BOUREIMA HAMA / AFP The debris of the vehicle carrying 6 French and 2 Nigeriens, killed in an attack on Sunday August 9, 2020, in the Kouré region, in the south -is of Niamey, the capital of Niger.

A week after the attack on Kouré which caused the death of six French and two Nigeriens, the investigation began in the two countries concerned.

According to the first elements of the French investigation, the attack "appears to have been premeditated" with the objective "a priori to target Westerners". But the investigation is only in its early stages, so the conditional still applies, especially as there has still been no claim.

Humanitarians killed in Niger: Emmanuel Macron pays tribute to the six French victims

 Humanitarians killed in Niger: Emmanuel Macron pays tribute to the six French victims The bodies of six young French humanitarian workers must be repatriated to France © Daniel Cole / POOL / AFP Emmanuel Macron during the Defense Council of August 11, 2020. DRAMA - The bodies of six young French aid workers must be repatriated to France From the fort of Brégançon, Emmanuel Macron spoke to pay tribute to the six French aid workers killed in the attack on their car on Sunday in Niger .

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Six days after the tragedy, we still know little about the attackers. From a Nigerien judicial source, they were four on two motorcycles. We also know that they fled to the north bypassing Niamey to the east, it was the traces of the motorcycle tires that would have betrayed them. The hunt was therefore concentrated in this area after the tragedy, but none of the perpetrators of the attack was intercepted. Only one man has been arrested so far: his presence in an encampment around Kouré has been deemed suspicious. But this is just one avenue among many, assures the Nigerien interior minister.

Part of the work of the investigators also involves the analysis of the bodies of the victims. A first work with samples took place in the Nigerien capital this week, where French investigators arrived in the middle of the week. The next step will be the autopsies that will be performed at the Paris forensic institute.

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