27 Dec '15, 7pm

Russia strikes ISIS oil tankers: Russia has released dramatic images of what officials claim to be

Russia strikes ISIS oil tankers Russia has released dramatic images of what officials claim to be a successful strikes targeting ISIS’s oil-smuggling tankers in northern Syria, without being more specific on their location. “We’ve attacked many terrorist bases, hits were identified on targets and much damage was caused to the terrorist infrastructure,” the Russian Defense Ministry said in a statement this week following the release of the footage. Russian Armed Forces Lieutenant General Rudskoy speaks during a briefing in Moscow. (Reuters) The images, taken as stills from the fresh footage, show Russian warplanes striking tankers allegedly transporting oil for sale on the black market. Officials claimed to have destroyed “17 such truck columns in the past week alone – part of a Moscow-led onslaught against ISIS’s oil rackets that Russia says has wiped out nearly 2,000 oil ...

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