US-led coalition's progress against Islamic State 'very modest' says Russia

By REUTERS
September 16, 2015 16:27

 
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MOSCOW- The Russian Foreign Ministry said on Wednesday that the US-led coalition against the Islamic state has little to show for itself, a year after its establishment.

"A legitimate question arises - what results have we got from sending into the region military forces of those countries, which are so fond of counting foreign aircraft overflights," the ministry said in a statement.

"Unfortunately, the achievements of the coalition in the fight against (ISIS) look very modest."

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