“FSB of Russia in cooperation with the Russian interior Ministry in Dagestan suppressed the activity of a conspiratorial group of supporters of the terrorist organization “Islamic state” planning Commission in the Moscow region of the series resonant terrorist acts”, — stated in the message of the FSB, which results in “RIA Novosti”.
All were arrested seven members of the group, they have seized a large number of firearms and weapons (grenades and ammunition), as well as components for improvised explosive device. According to intelligence agencies, the detainees were acting on direct orders in Syria, the emissary of the IG. According to a source “RIA Novosti” preparing terrorist attacks during the Christmas holidays.
15 December, the security forces reported the arrest in Moscow of the citizens of Tajikistan and Moldova. According to the FSB, the detainees were planning to carry out a series of “resonant terrorist attacks” in the capital, with improvised explosive devices. The Agency stressed that the attacks were prepared at the direction of the emissary of the “Islamic state” in Turkey.