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Air strikes target Islamic State in Syria

The US and other nations, including Arab states, begin air strikes against Islamic State militant targets in Syria, the Pentagon says.

Syria air strikes Live

Live updates as the Pentagon confirms that the US and "partner nations" have begun air strikes against Islamic State targets in Syria.

Mountains in Kabylie region of Algeria (file image)Algeria militants seize French man

Militants linked to Islamic State have seized a French man in Algeria and demanded an end to French air strikes in Iraq, France confirms.

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