Nigeriens and third-country migrants head towards Libya from Agadez, Niger, Monday, June 4, 2018.

Video. Brussels warns of 'consequences' of repeal of Niger anti-smuggling law

The Niger junta's decision to repeal an eight-year-old law designed to crack down on migrant smugglers could lead to an influx of migrants into Europe, according to EU home affairs chief Ylva Johansson.