CHINA could join Russia in the fight against Islamic State after the terror group brutally murdered 129 people in Paris.
Date: Nov 16, 2015
By: Tom Parfitt
President Xi Jinping vowed to step up the fight in the wake of the “barbaric” attacks by militants linked
to ISIS on Friday night.
He made the comments during a phone call with Francois Hollande, the French president, according to Chinese media reports.
President Xi is also believed to have offered “deep condolences” to Mr Hollande during their conversation yesterday.
And Li Keqiang, the Chinese Premier, expressed “strong outrage and condemnation” over the attacks.
No Chinese nationals are among the victims identified so far by French authorities.
But the China National Tourism Administration (CNTA) said around 1,300 Chinese tourists were in Paris on Friday. [FULL STORY]