Media reported about the detention of the FSB 25 people on suspicion of extremism

During large-scale security operation in Moscow and the Moscow region detained more than 25 people suspected of extremism and supporting terrorism. It is reported TASS citing a source in law enforcement bodies.

The special operation was conducted by the FSB jointly with the center “e” of the interior Ministry and special forces soldiers, said the Agency interlocutor. The detention took place at several dozen locations, he added.

According to the source, the detainees are suspected of extremist activities, of aiding terrorists and having links with the Wahhabi underground in Russia.

In turn, the “RIA Novosti”, citing a source in law enforcement bodies reported about 20 detainees. The Agency interlocutor also told that the operation conducted by three agencies — the FSB, the center “e” of the MIA of Russia and fighters of Regardie that provided power and support. According to him, we are talking about a organized group of persons.