30 Nov '16, 3pm

Anti-Islamic State coalition losing French flattop

Anti-Islamic State coalition losing French flattop

ABOARD THE CHARLES DE GAULLE — France will continue to support the fight against the Islamic State group even after its only aircraft carrier, the Charles de Gaulle, heads home in December to conduct a maintenance period expected to last more than a year. The loss of Charles de Gaulle leaves the US-led coalition to defeat the Islamic State without one of its most powerful and potent weapons after a vital turning point in the campaign. French President Francois Hollande had twice extended the nuclear-powered warship’s latest deployment, pushing its depot period back until after vessel’s return home in mid-December. “France wanted to intensify its efforts within the coalition in this period, which is a turning point of the fight,” said Rear Adm. Olivier Lebas, commander of Task Force 473. “Everywhere Daesh is losing territory ... and it’s a turning point also because we star...

Full article: http://www.stripes.com/news/anti-islamic-state-coalition-...

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