“The criminal activity of four citizens of the Central Asian region who are members of the conspiratorial cell of the international terrorist organization Katiba Taukhid Val-Jihad * has been stopped,” Yekaterina Fopnikova, representative of the FSB of Russia for the Kaliningrad Region, quotes RIA Novosti.
It is noted that the detainees carried out the ideological training of labor migrants from Central Asia to send them to the war zone.
During the search in their apartment extremist literature, flags and paraphernalia were discovered.
Earlier, law enforcement officers detained in Crimea seven members of the terrorist organization Hizb ut-Tahrir al-Islami **.
* “Katiba Tawhid Val Jihad” - the organization is recognized as terrorist in Russia.
** “Party of Islamic Liberation” (“Hizb ut-Tahrir al-Islami”) - the organization was recognized as terrorist by the decision of the Supreme Court of the Russian Federation of February 14, 2003.