France Will Supply Weapons To Kurd Forces For Fighting The IS Militants

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France to supply weapons to Iraq’s Kurds fighting against the Islamic State militants.

France to supply weapons to Iraqi Kurds fighting IS
France to supply weapons to Iraqi Kurds fighting IS

French President Francois Hollande has announced that, France will supply arms to Iraq’s Kurds “in the coming hours.” According to French media reports, France has received approval from authorities in Baghdad for the decision.

Kurdish forces have been fighting militants from the Islamic State (IS) group.The political leader of Iraq’s Kurds, Massoud Barzani, had earlier appealed for international military aid to facilitate overcome the Islamist militants.