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Hollande: Air support in Iraq to fight IS 'is necessary'

French President Francois Hollande has said it is "necessary" send air support to Iraq but said it "would not go beyond that".

He promised there would be no "boots on the ground".

Mr Hollande has also ruled out any action in Syria, saying France would "only act in Iraq".

  • 18 Sep 2014
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