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Opposition calls for boycott as president bids to extend his term as leader.
Thousands protest at Mamadou Tandja's attempt to hold vote on extending term limits.
Move by President Mamadou Tandja comes after court blocks referendum on third term.
A mainly Tuareg group is waging a low-level war in the country's north.
Alex Sehmer and May Welsh

UN Secretary-General Kofi Annan has started touring the hunger-stricken desert nation of Niger, as a French aid group accuses the world body of responding to the crisis too late and with too little.

Niger's president has played down the food crisis ravaging his desert nation, saying that people in the impoverished West African country look well-fed.
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'Justice for All' demonstrations swell across the US over the deaths of African Americans in police encounters.
Six former Guantanamo detainees are now free in Uruguay with some hailing the decision to grant them asylum.
Disproportionately high number of Aboriginal people in prison highlights inequality and marginalisation, critics say.
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