Russian Federal Security Service prevented terror attack In Bashkiria

Russian Federal Security Service prevented terror attack In Bashkiria
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  • calendar-gray 22 January 2021

The Russian Federal Security Service (FSB) announced on Friday detaining a young man supporting the radical Islamism ideology, who planned a terror attack in Bashkiria, APA reports citing UrduPoint. 

"A terror attack was prevented in the Republic of Bashkortostan.

A Russian citizen, born in 1995, who prepared an armed attack on law enforcement agencies officers was detained," the FSB said in a press release.

Firearms and components of an improvised bomb were seized from the young man, the FSB added. He followed instructions from emissaries of Hayat Tahrir al-Sham terrorist organization (banned in Russia), who currently reside abroad.

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