The Ministry of foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation believes that the terrorist group «Islamic state» is actively involved in the illegal trade in human organs.
The Director of the Department of foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation on the issues of new threats Ilya Rogachev said in an interview with TASS that the turnover from «foreign trade» IG reaches two billion dollars a year. Of this amount, almost $ 950 million contraband oil, 200 million dollars on the sale of wheat and rye, $ 100 million — on the sale of cement, 20 million dollars in the cotton trade. In addition, IG sells phosphates, sulfuric and phosphoric acid, as well as human bodies.
Earlier, the UN security Council adopted proposed by Russia and the US resolution on combating the sources of financing ISIS.
Ilya Rogachev also said that IG a few years fighting with government forces in Syria and Iraq, with an «anti-tank missile systems, tanks, howitzers», and without lack of any weapons or ammunition.
He said that suspicions about the involvement of U.S. allies in the coalition to supply weapons to ISIS.