The Sahel region in West Africa has seen several military coups in recent years — most recently in Niger in July. The military leaders behind these coups have defended their actions with similar promises: that they will address the violence caused by terrorist groups in the region. This violence has displaced millions of people. But recent reports indicate that insecurity has only gotten worse, not better, since the coups. The World's Africa Correspondent Halima Gikandi reports.
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