Group Involved in Plotting Terror Attack in Moscow Arrested
Group Involved in Plotting Terror Attack in Moscow Arrested © Sputnik/ Igor Zarembo
20:07 11.10.2015(updated 22:15 11.10.2015) Get short URL
A group of people involved in plotting a terror attack in Moscow has been arrested, an improvised explosive device has been located and defused, the Russian National Counter-Terrorism Committee said in a statement Sunday.
“As part of a complex search operation by the security forces in one of the houses in… Moscow’s Western Administrative District a group of people involved in the preparation of a terrorist attack in the capital has been detained.”
According to the statement, an improvised explosive device has been found in an apartment where the arrested people had been hiding; it has been defused.
All necessary operational procedures and investigative activities are currently being carried out, the committee added.