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  9/3/2014, Elul 8, 5774

Islamic State Threatens Russia

The “Islamic State” (IS) terrorist organization is threatening to attack Russia and its interests, in light of President Vladimir Putin’s pledged support of his Syrian counterpart, Bashar Assad.

A film put out by the terrorist organization depicts IS militants at an abandoned Syrian Air Force base. One of the militants sits inside of a fighter jet and warns that the planes Putin sent to Assad will be used by the IS to free Chechnya and other countries neighboring Russia, Kol Israel radio reports.