MAJOR WORLD NEWS: Russia and France seal new ‘alliance’ in coordinated effort against ISIS
Russian President Vladimir Putin and French President Francois Hollande have agreed to step up cooperation between their military in Syria againstIslamic State (ISIS), after the attacks in Paris and bombing of a Russian plane, the Kremlin said Tuesday.
“It has been agreed to assure closer contact and coordination between the military and security service agencies of the two countries in actions against terrorist groups by Russia and France in Syria,” the Kremlin said in a statement following a phone call between Putin and Hollande.
Putin also on Tuesday ordered the Russian navy in the Mediterranean to establish contact with its French counterparts and work together “as allies” in a campaign against the ISIS group in Syria.
Putin instructed his military to work out a joint Russian-French action plan against IS terrorists as he pushes the idea of establishing a broad anti-ISIS coalition that would involve both Russia and the West.
“It’s necessary to establish direct contact with the French and work with them as allies,” Putin told the
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