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    French jets in action for Mosul

    Agence France-Presse | Updated at 12:28am on October 01, 2016

    French jets blasted off from an aircraft carrier Friday to go into operation over Iraq as the international coalition builds up for the looming battle...

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    Abbas, Netanyahu in rare handshake

    Agence France-Presse | Updated at 11:25pm on September 30, 2016

    Israeli prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Palestinian president Mahmud Abbas shook hands and spoke briefly at Shimon Peres’s funeral on Friday in a rare public...