MOSCOW, January 29. Deputy Director of the FSB of Russia Valery Domnin reported to the UN on cooperation in combating illicit in the Russian Federation as a terrorist organization “Islamic state” (IG).
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“On January 28 at the headquarters of the UN Security Council in new York Deputy head of Service – head of international cooperation Service of the operative information and international relations of FSB of Russia the General-the major Valery Domnin as head of the working group meeting of heads of special services, security agencies and law enforcement bodies of foreign States – partners of FSB of Russia has addressed to members of the counter-terrorism Committee (CTC) of the UN Security Council with an annual briefing on the activities of the forum” – said the public relations Center of the FSB.
The members of the CTC were informed about the results of XIV Meeting that was held in July 2015 in Yaroslavl, and intersession projects.
“The representative of FSB has underlined the forum’s contribution to consolidation of efforts of intelligence agencies in the world in the fight against terrorism international, “Islamic state”, – said the FSB.
Special attention in his speech was paid to the joint opposition of the main human resource of Islamic state – foreign fighters-terrorists. “This issue will be Central in the agenda of the XV anniversary Meeting, which will take place in July 2016 in St. Petersburg,” said the FSB.
“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).