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A attempted army coup in Niger quickly pleaters out. It was the president's inauguration day, 2 days after his election to office. There was heavy overnight gunfire was heard between rebel and loyalist forces close to the presidential palace.

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  1. https://www.ibtimes.com/niger-thwarts-attempted-coup-presidential-inauguration-3172478
  2. https://www.reuters.com/video/watch/idOVE6F6I5V
  3. https://www.msn.com/en-xl/news/other/niger-coup-attempt-foiled-ahead-of-inauguration/ar-BB1f9Xkf?ocid=BingNewsSearch
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