FXStreet (Bali) - Following the barbaric attacks in Paris over the weekend, AFP reports that French air force pounded IS stronghold in Syria, according to the defence ministry. Headlines via Reuters "France conducted strikes on islamic state-held Syrian city of Raqqa - french defence ministry." "French strikes on Raqqa involved 10 fighter jets dropping 20 bombs - french defence ministry." "French jets hit command and control centre, jihadi recruitment centre, munitions depot and a training camp - ministry." For more information, read our latest forex news.