U.S. Planning to Build Drone Base in Niger?
The United States is reportedly planning to establish a military base in Niger to increase Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) surveillance of militant extremist groups operating in West Africa.
An Unmanned Ariel Vehicle, or drone, used for surveillance (file photo).
United States Department of State, 31 January 2013
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The Herald, 31 January 2013
The US military is planning to set up a drone base in north-western Africa in order to combat the local affiliate of Al-Qaeda and other Islamist extremist groups which pose a ... read more »