FSB arrests Islamic terrorists planning attacks for Victory Day

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May 6, 2016 – 

Novorossiya – 

Translated by J. Arnoldski

As has become known thanks to sources in law-enforcement organs, terrorists planning to attack public transport and seize vacant state buildings on the territory of Russia on Victory Day  have been thwarted by the FSB. 

According to the information realized by special services: “The terrorists were preparing to detonate explosions on public transport and among crowds as well as seize vacant state buildings in the regions and the capital.”

The organizers of the prepared attacks were successfully identified as militants of the Islamic Movement of Uzbekistan and the Taliban.

This morning, special services detained nine people associated with the militants south of Moscow. The FSB is also planning to thwart possible terrorist attacks in Krasnoyarsk. 

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