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France: IS ‘hurt’ after large-scale overnight air raid in Iraq

France: IS ‘hurt’ after large-scale overnight air raid in Iraq

October 24, 2014

PARIS, Oct 24 ― The international coalition currently battling the Islamic State group in Iraq dropped around 70 bombs on an arsenal and jihadist training centre in a large-scale overnight raid, the French military said today. "I think it's safe to say we hurt them last night. The operation is a success," France's Chief of the Defence Staff Pierre de Villiers told Europe 1 radio, adding the raid took place in the Kirkuk region of northern Iraq. France's Rafale fighter jets took part... Read more

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