VIENNA, 14 November. The terrorists there can be no tolerance. This was stated on November 14 Minister of foreign Affairs of Russia Sergey Lavrov at the meeting with U.S. Secretary of state John Kerry.
“The President of Russia Vladimir Putin expressed solidarity to the people of France. We don’t forget the terrorist attacks in Iraq, Beirut, which claimed many lives, – said Lavrov. – We cannot be tolerant to the terrorists. There can be no justification for the action “Islamic state” “dzhebhat EN-Nusra.”
“We hope that this meeting will help us move forward,” he added.
About grouping “dzhebhat EN-Nusra” and “Islamic state”
The radical Islamist group “dzhebhat EN-Nusra” (“Front of victory”), associated with a terrorist network “al-Qaeda” was created in 2011 on the territory of Syria. Our key objectives “dzhebhat EN-Nusra” named the overthrow of the regime of Bashar al-Assad with the subsequent establishment of an Islamic Emirate in Syria. On December 29, the Supreme court recognized “dzhebhat EN-Nusra” a terrorist organization and banned its activities in Russia.
“Islamic state” (ISIS) – an Islamist terrorist organization operating inside Iraq and Syria.
Established on 15 October 2006 by the merger of 11 radical Sunni groups. The core group forming the militants, who fought with American troops during their stay in Iraq and with the forces of the government of Bashar al-Assad in Syria.
The IG recognized as a terrorist organization in the USA, Canada, UK, Australia, Turkey, Egypt, UAE, India, Indonesia, and Russia (29 December 2014).