French Fighters Strike ISIS Logistics Depot

First French strikes in Iraq - Friday, September 19, 2014 -- PARIS – Joining U.S. forces acting in Iraqi skies, France conducted its first airstrike Friday against the militant Islamic State group, destroying a logistics depot that it controlled, the French presidency said. Rafale fighter jets involved in the mission struck the depot in northeastern Iraq on Friday morning, and the target was "entirely destroyed," President Francois Hollande's office said in a statement. "Other operations will follow in the coming days," the statement said, without elaborating on the type of material at the depot or its exact location. Read more at:

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