Hollande to visit Iraq ahead of security summit in Paris


French president's trip to Baghdad on Friday aimed at underlining his support for fight against Islamic State ahead of Monday talks.

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French president François Hollande will visit Iraq on Friday to underscore his support for the fight against Islamic State militants ahead of a conference on Iraqi security set for September 15 in Paris, his office said in a statement Tuesday, reports FRANCE 24.