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 Hollande and Putin agreed on military coordination in fighting ISIS

French President Francois Hollande and Russian President Vladimir Putin agreed in a phone talk to step up cooperation in the fight against Islamic State terrorist group in Syria.

Censor.NET reports referring to Kremlin press service.

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"In connection with the barbaric act of terrorism resulting in the crash of the Russian airliner in Egypt, as well as the tragic events in France, the leaders paid particular attention to enhancing bilateral and multilateral cooperation to combat international terrorism. It was agreed, in particular, to ensure closer contacts and coordination between the military authorities and special services of the two countries in the course of operations against terrorist groups, carried out by Russia and France in Syria," the statement notes.

Read more: Putin demands intensification of Russian campaign in Syria

As reported, the two leaders intend to continue the dialogue on Nov. 26 at a meeting in Moscow.
 
 
 
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