Air strikes alone won't defeat Islamic State, Kerry warns

December 3, 2015 12:08 PM

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Air strikes alone won't defeat Islamic State, Kerry warns

BELGRADE Syrian and Arab ground forces must be found to take on Islamic State, U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry said on Thursday, warning the militant group would not be defeated by air strikes alone.

Kerry was speaking hours after Britain launched bombing raids against Islamic State targets in Syria, joining forces with France and the United States nearly three weeks after the jihadist group killed 130 people in attacks across Paris.

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