Russian Ambassador in Baghdad: the success of the terrorists IGIL exaggerated
The militants of the Islamic state of Iraq and the Levant " (LIH SB) do not threaten Iraq's oil industry and working in the country for Russian oil companies, And the successes groups in Northern Iraq are greatly exaggerated, said the Russian Ambassador in Baghdad Ilya Morgunov in conversation ".
" in the territories, which came terrorists, large deposits (oil) no, and capture Them there was nothing. They intended to take Kirkuk, in the vicinity of which 25-30% of Iraqi oil, But the city quickly cordoned off with weapons of formation of the Kurds. And the main deposits in the South, in the area of Basra, where IGIL will not come, it is 700 kilometers to the South, " said the Ambassador.
Russian oil companies Militants also do not threaten, added the diplomat.
" They (Russian companies) all work in the South, where calmly. Another thing is That the management of the organizations currently not easy. They call the relatives of Russian workers who watch the news and believe That the terrorists now capture their loved ones. Demand to release them home, threatening to sue the company. But the organization forcibly nobody hold. Want a vacation - go, " said the Ambassador.
according to him, the success of the terrorists in the capture of settlements and infrastructure are also exaggerated.
" As for the roads, some of them, of course, control, But not the most significant. Exactly the same is the case with cities in the capture of the village with a hundred people propagandists IGIL announce That took the city