There are no sources of financing the purchase of weapons and ammunition, as well as recruitment of mercenaries from IS * in Syria- he added.
At the same time, Konashenkov noted that in the western part of Iraq, the territory controlled by ISIS continues to increase, as militants reinforcements arrive there.
7 October it became known that the Russian VKS destroyed the command post of the IG in Syria. According to the official representative of the Russian Defense Ministry, militants were killed before 80, among them influential field commanders of the IG. Also 18 off-road vehicles with large-caliber weapons and three ammunition depots were destroyed, RIA News.
Islamic state * (IG *) is a terrorist organization banned in Russia