Villagers - and their animals - are victims of Niger conflict  
 

Life is a daily struggle for Tuareg villagers living in Niger, one of the world's poorest countries.

Civil war and drought routinely disrupt the largely subsistence economy of this African nation.

 

Al Jazeera's May Welsh reports from northern Niger, on the violent struggle between rebels and government troops, that make it increasingly difficult for many villagers to survive.
 
 

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