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Libya - Sep 6, 2011 - 20:31

Last modified: 6 Sep 2011 17:31

Niger's minister of internal affairs, Abdou Labo, denied that a convoy of two hundred vehicles from Libya had entered his country.

However, he confirmed that Niger has given asylum to Gaddafi's internal security chief Abdullah Mansoor.

Speaking to the media in the captial city of Niamey, Mr Labo said the refuge granted to Mr Mansoor and his family was based on humanitarian reasons.