France is sending an aircraft carrier to help fight ISIS in Iraq and Syria, NBC News reported.
French President Francois Hollande said Wednesday a battle group will be deployed in the fall.
The country intensified its military campaign after 130 people were killed in Paris in November. The previous January, gunmen attacked the office of satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo in Paris, killing 17 people.
France sent the aircraft carrier near the Syrian coast to carry out airstrikes in November following the Paris attacks.