Russia wants to stop ISIS' illegal oil trade
Posted: Tuesday, December 1, 2015
Russia wants to stop ISIS' illegal oil trade – Churkin
Russia is working with the UN Security Council on a document that would enforce stricter implementation of Resolution 2199, which aims to curb illegal oil trade with and by terrorist groups, Russian ambassador to the UN Vitaly Churkin told RIA Novosti.
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