Niger Coup Underscores Troubling Cocktail Of Issues In Sahel

NEW DELHI: The military coup in the west African state of Niger last week has underscored a cocktail of other issues including Russia’s role, allegedly through the Wagner Group, and the region’s hopes of realising the Trans-Saharan Pipeline. But first the Russian angle. Geopolitical analyst Velina Tchakarova believes the coup needed to be seen in … Continue reading Niger Coup Underscores Troubling Cocktail Of Issues In Sahel