Medvedev urged the international community to unite to defeat ISIS

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MOSCOW, October 9. /TASS/. Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev appealed to the leading world powers, urging them to put aside their differences and join forces in the fight against banned terrorist group “Islamic state”. He stated this in an interview with APS news Agency ahead of his visit to Algeria.

“All States it is time to put aside ambitions and differences and unite for the defeat of ISIL (“Islamic state of Iraq and the Levant” – the old name of the banned terrorist group “Islamic state” – approx. TASS) and other extremist groups that has challenged human civilization”, – he said.