Cows wade across a river beneath the skyline of Niamey, the capital of Niger

 
Cows wade across a river beneath the skyline of Niamey, the capital of Niger
Cows wade across a river beneath the skyline of Niamey, the capital of Niger, July 17, 2007. Niger, one of the world's leading producers of uranium, aims to more than double its output within the next four years as two new Chinese- and French-run mines come on line, a senior mining official said. REUTERS/Samuel De Jaegere (NIGER)