Putin is No Ally Against ISIS

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Russian President Vladimir Putin (R) and Syrian President Bashar al-Assad entering a hall during their meeting at the Kremlin in Moscow, Russia, 20 October 2015.

Putin is No Ally Against ISIS


The leaders of the United States and the European Union are making a grievous error in thinking that President Vladimir Putin’s Russia is a potential ally in the fight against the Islamic State. The evidence contradicts them. Putin’s current aim is to foster the EU’s disintegration, and the best way to do so is to flood the EU with Syrian refugees.

Russian planes have been bombing the civilian population in southern Syria forcing them to flee to Jordan and Lebanon. There are now 20,000 Syrian...


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