France carries out airstrikes against Daesh in Raqqa

Published November 15th, 2015 - 09:42 GMT

France has conducted airstrikes on the IS-controlled city of Raqqa in northern Syria, the French Defence Ministry has confirmed.

A Jihadi command and control centre was hit during the strikes.

The strikes involved ten fighter jets dropping 20 bombs.

"The first target destroyed was used by Daesh as a command post, jihadist recruitment centre and arms and munitions depot. The second held a terrorist training camp," a ministry statement said.

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