Italy to send almost 500 troops to Niger to stem migrant flow: PM

Italy to send almost 500 troops to Niger to stem migrant flow: PM

Italy will be sending 470 soldiers to Niger to help the west African nation stem the flow of Europe-bound migrants, Prime Minister Paolo Gentiloni said on Thursday.

Italy makes deal with Libya, Chad and Niger aimed at cutting down migration

Italy makes deal with Libya, Chad and Niger aimed at cutting down migration