US Secretary of State John Kerry speaks during a UN Security Council meeting
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John Kerry: Iran has 'a role' in tackling IS militants

US Secretary of State John Kerry says Iran has a role to play in the fight against Islamic State (IS) militants.

Despite not being invited to join the US-led military coalition, Iran - Mr Kerry said - could help "take out" IS.

Last week, the US said it would be inappropriate for Iran to join the coalition because of its "engagement in Syria and elsewhere".

  • 20 Sep 2014
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