MOSCOW, Nov 19 — RIA Novosti. The number of militants of the terrorist group “Islamic state” (IG banned in Russia) in Europe ranges from 60 to 80 people, according to the associated Press, the national coordinator for the fight against terrorism in the Netherlands dick Schoof.
It is noted that they are preparing an attack.
Shoop said that potential supporters monitor the communications of terrorists, in which the rebels “asking them not to come to Syria and Iraq to prepare attacks in Europe.”
Because of this, he said, the number fighting in Syria and Iraq “foreign fighters” in the last six months has not increased. However, this is not to say that “the potential threat from those who did not go, fell,” added Shoop.
According to him, now Iraq and Syria has about 4-5 thousand foreign fighters from Europe.
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