The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.
Diplomatic relations were established between the USSR and Niger on Feb. 17, 1972. The two countries concluded agreements on trade (Apr. 25, 1962) and on cultural cooperation (Mar. 18, 1963).
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