Russia ready for joint command against Islamic State: Paris envoy

November 25, 2015 8:50 AM

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Russia ready for joint command against Islamic State: Paris envoy

PARIS Russia is prepared to coordinate strikes against Islamic State militants in a joint command with the United States, France and others who want to participate, including Turkey, Moscow's envoy to Paris said on Wednesday.

French President Francois Hollande is trying to rally more international support to destroy Islamic State following the Nov. 13 attacks in Paris. He visited Washington on Tuesday and is due to meet Russian President Vladimir Putin on Thursday.

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