French special forces intervened during an attack on an army barracks Thursday in the town of Agadez in Niger, France's Defence Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian says.
Latest update: 21/12/2012
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Christians in an Islamic World
From Iraq to Egypt, from Saudi Arabia to Pakistan, attacks on Christians in majority Muslim countries are on the rise. In the face of growing Islamic radicalism, Christians are struggling to find their place. Some are raising the alarm, while others believe dialogue is still possible.
By Adel GASTEL
Video: Karim Hakiki, Johan Bodin, and Noreddine Bezziou.