France launches air strikes in Syria; Paris investigation widens




 
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France launches air strikes in Syria; Paris investigation widens
 
November 16th, 2015  
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France launches air strikes in Syria; Paris investigation widens
By Emmanuel Jarry and Robert-Jan Bartunek PARIS/BRUSSELS (Reuters) - French warplanes pounded Islamic State positions in Syria on Sunday as police in Europe widened their investigations into coordinated attacks in Paris that killed more than 130 people. Islamic State has claimed responsibility for Friday's suicide bombings and shootings, which have re-ignited a row over Europe's refugee crisis and drawn calls to block a huge influx of Muslim asylum-seekers. One of the brothers died in the attacks, while the second is under arrest in Belgium, a judicial source said.




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