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What is France doing to combat Daesh ?

What is Daesh ? What threat does it pose ? What is France doing to combat Daesh ? What is Daesh? Daesh is a terrorist organization that has now established itself in Syria and Iraq. It originated from the Iraqi branch of Al Qaeda and has been expanding in Syria since 2011. The majority of its members are of Iraqi and Syrian nationality, but many fighters also come from North Africa, Europe, the Middle East and the Caucasus. What does Daesh mean? DAESH is the acronym in Arabic of (...)

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