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Russia Says it Thwarted ISIS Attacks in Moscow Region

Russia Says it Thwarted ISIS Attacks in Moscow Region

Wednesday, 25 November, 2020 - 08:45
FILE PHOTO: Security vehicles block a street near the Federal Security Service (FSB) building after a shooting incident, in Moscow, Russia December 19, 2019. REUTERS/Evgenia Novozhenina/File Photo

Russia's Federal Security Service said on Wednesday it had thwarted "terror" attacks planned by ISIS in the Moscow region, uncovering and breaking up a militant cell, the RIA news agency said.


Security officers detained one person and seized a home-made bomb, the FSB was quoted as saying.


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