Rogozin called “hard and fair” line of the Russian Federation in respect of Turkey purchases oil from ISIS

MOSCOW, December 2. Deputy Prime Minister Dmitry Rogozin called “hard and fair” line, the defense Ministry regarding the purchase by Turkey of oil from IG. Approved the position of the defense Department, he said in his micro blog in Twitter.

“Hard. True. Only so,” – wrote Deputy Prime Minister, commenting on the message of the Ministry of defense.

Previously Deputy defense Minister Anatoly Antonov wrote in a social network: “the Turkish leaders, including Mr. Erdogan will not resign and did not recognize, even if their faces are smeared with oil thieves”.


“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).