In the Krasnoyarsk Territory, employees of the Federal Security Service stopped the activities of supporters of the terrorist organization Katiba at-Tawhid wal-Jihad, banned in Russia. RIA Novosti writes about this, referring to the press service of the regional head of the FSB Directorate.
Detained two citizens of one of the republics of the Central Asian region. It was established that they arrived in Krasnoyarsk to spread terrorist ideology on the territory of the region and recruit local residents. The detainees are in custody. Criminal cases have been initiated against them.
Earlier it was reported that the FSB detained four supporters of ISIS (a terrorist organization banned in Russia) who were preparing terrorist attacks and attacks on law enforcement officers in Ingushetia. They contacted the militants via the Internet in order to coordinate their activities in the preparation and commission of crimes, as well as the propaganda of terrorism. The security forces found correspondence between the detainees and members of the group, firearms and edged weapons, and homemade grenades.