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on December 26, 2015 in World News

Russian blitzing campaign against ISIS will remain ‘front and centre’ for Putin

THE RUSSIAN military campaign to obliterate Islamic State (ISIS) militants in Syria will remain a “front and centre” priority for President Vladimir Putin in 2016, according to a former British ambassador. By Levi Winchester Russia is battling economic chaos at home after being hammered by Western sanctions imposed over the Ukraine crisis, falling oil prices, and a weakening rouble.But while the crippled economy has hit the county and its people hard, former British ambassador to Russia Sir Tony Brenton has predicted President Putin will still continue to plough money into his military campaign. Russia has been pounding ISIS jihadis, also… View Article

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