The state Duma believes incorrect data experts from the U.S. about fighting for ISIS the Russians


MOSCOW, October 26. /TASS/. Information American consulting group Soufan Center about the alleged export from Russia to Syria militants who are joining the ranks of the banned terrorist group “Islamic state” (IG), is incorrect and seeks to reverse the gains of videoconferencing and the Syrian government in the fight against terrorists. This was stated on Thursday to journalists the first Deputy head of the faction “United Russia”, member of the Duma Committee on international Affairs, Adalbi Shhagoshev.

Earlier, the us consulting group Soufan Center said in its report that Russia was the main supplier of foreign fighters to ISIS, ahead of countries such as Saudi Arabia and Jordan. According to experts of the company in the ranks of the IG fight 3 417 thousand Russians.

“The opinions presented in the report of the American consulting group, incorrect and cause a lot of issues, it seems that their data taken out of context,” said Shhagoshev.

The Deputy has noticed that “these data in the US announced when nearing the end of a military operation in Syria, and all the successes in the fight against ISIL (formerly ISIS – approx. TASS) in the country linked to the actions of the VC of the Russian Federation and the government of Syria”. “Russia today is becoming a leader worldwide in the fight against international terrorism. Appearing in such conditions information about the alleged export from Russia to Syria militants in the ranks of ISIS are intended simply to negate our results,” – said the MP.

According to Schegoleva, “the United States can be called the number one financier of international terrorism. They have created a middle East conditions for Syria is flocked by people from 84 countries who today are fighting there”.

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