MOSCOW, 19th October. ISIS group insurgents could use Afghanistan to enter CIS countries and north of China, claimed Russian vice-minister of defense Anatoly Antonov at the 6th Xiangshan Forum on Security (Beijing).
'Currently one could observe increase of the ISIS activity in Afghanistan. Its territory could be used by ISIS group to enter Asian CIS countries and Xiangshan-Uigur autonomous territory of China', he claimed.
There are more than 50 thousands of insurgents belonging to 4 groups in Afghanistan, he added.
Russian representative also emphasized that Russia will continue its help to Afghanistan and cooperation with SCO and Collective Security Treaty Organization in this field.