2015-09-15 12:01:00

Putin: We are worried about possible return of Russian ISIL fighters to Russia

Dushanbe, September 15, Interfax - Russia is worried about the return of Russian ISIL fighters to their home country, Russian President Vladimir Putin has said.

"Fighters from many countries of the world, unfortunately, European countries, the Russian Federation and many former republics of the Soviet Union are undergoing ideological indoctrination and receiving military training in ISIL," he said at a meeting of the CSTO Council of Chiefs of State.

"Naturally, we are concerned about their possible return to our territories," he added.