Moscow says about 2,400 Russians fighting with Islamic State: RIA

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Posted: Sep 18, 2015 4:16 AM

MOSCOW (Reuters) - There are about 2,400 Russian nationals fighting with Islamic State militants, RIA news agency quoted Sergei Smirnov, First Deputy Director of Russia's Federal Security, as saying on Friday.

(Reporting by Lidia Kelly; Editing by Christian Lowe)