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    A broad international coalition against ISIL seems to be forming as Russia and France are creating a joint work group to coordinate actions in Syria.

    Joining Forces

    "In accordance with the request from the Russian president, Russia’s General Staff is examining proposals on joint military actions with the French Navy against terrorists. After the Charles de Gaulle aircraft carrier reaches Syria a joint work group is planned to be organized," Russia's General Staff said Wednesday.

    On Monday, Hollande called for a broad coalition including the United States and Russia to tackle ISIL which had claimed responsibility for the Paris attacks on Friday.

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