Moscow, April 20 – A supporter of an international terrorist organization banned in the Russian Federation, detained in the city of Mineralnye Vody, said that he was taken away while studying the situation before the terrorist attack was committed. Operational video footage was released by the Russian Federal Security Service.
“I joined the Islamic State *, and at the direction of the emir, I was supposed to carry out a terrorist attack, an explosion. Later I started buying certain components for this purpose and went to see the situation. .
Earlier on Thursday, the FSB reported that the suspect was arrested in Minfodi on April 20 as he was preparing to commit a crime. During an inspection at the place of residence of the detainee, the harmful components and elements that he obtained for the manufacture of an explosive device were seized, as well as the means of secret communication with the envoys of the Islamic State in the Middle East. A criminal case has been initiated, an investigation is underway.
* A terrorist organization banned in Russia
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