Vladimir Voronkov: ISIL still has about 20,000 fighters in Syria and Iraq

These were among the key findings in a new United Nations report into the threats posed by ISIL presented to the UN Security Council on Thursday by senior UN counter-terrorism officials The report also detailed how UN Member States and the UN system are continuing to strengthen, refine and promote the effective use of tools and measures to address … Continue reading Vladimir Voronkov: ISIL still has about 20,000 fighters in Syria and Iraq

Vladimir Voronkov – ISIL is no longer focused on conquering and holding territory

Vladimir Voronkov has stated that the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL/Da’esh), including their affiliate terrorist organizations, have continued to present huge threats to global peace despite the resounding military campaigns and successes recorded against them. The UN Chief who serves as a top member of the United Nations counter-terrorism department reiterated that … Continue reading Vladimir Voronkov – ISIL is no longer focused on conquering and holding territory