France sends spy flights to back US Iraq campaign

September 15, 2014 8:11 AM

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French Defense Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian made the announcement on Monday, while paying a visit to the French Al-Dhafra military base in the United Arab Emirates.

Le Drian said both Iraqi and Emirati authorities have agreed to the reconnaissance flights, which would start operating later in the day.

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