French Warplanes Bomb ISIS In Mosul Killing 75 Jihadists

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French war planes have carried out air strikes on Islamic State (Isis) targets in Mosul the second laregst city of Iraq, prior to the US air strikes against the terror group in neighbouring Syria.

French planes hit ISIS in Mosul
French planes hit ISIS in Mosul

The French intervention took place less than 24 hours after it was authorised by President François Hollande and marks the first time a foreign air force has joined the US in launching air strikes since ISIS stormed through the Levant over the summer and occupied large swathes of Iraq and Syria displacing millions and killing countless.