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War on Isis: Vladimir Putin raises spectre of nuclear weapons as Russia targets Daesh in Syria

As cruise missiles were launched toward Islamic State (Isis) positions in Syria by a Russian submarine in the Mediterranean on 8 December, Russian President Vladimir Putin expressed his "hope" that nuclear weapons would not be needed to fight the terrorist group.

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