Fighter jet launches from the flight deck of the aircraft carrier USS Harry S Truman in the Mediterranean
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Anti-IS carrier moves to Mediterranean

The BBC's Jonathan Beale reports from the USS Harry S Truman aircraft carrier, which has moved from the Gulf to the Mediterranean - much closer to so-called Islamic State (IS) targets.

The US has been stepping up air strikes in support of Kurdish and moderate Syrian rebel forces in northern Syria.

  • 06 Jun 2016
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