Weapons and explosive devices found at ISIS* terrorist cell’s HQ in Tyumen

Weapons and explosive devices found at ISIS* terrorist cell’s HQ in Tyumen

Several criminal cases have been initiated.

After the counterterrorist operation in Tyumen, the IC initiated several criminal cases under preparation for the murder of law enforcement officers. 

In the course of the counterterrorist operation conducted by the officers of the FSB office in the Tyumen region during the night of April 13, 2019, two armed members of the ISIS* were eliminated. They were hiding in one of the private houses on Amurskaya Street in Tyumen. 

Two Kalashnikov assault rifles and improvised explosive devices were found in the building where the terrorists were hiding. In addition, FSB officers found religious literature.

The investigation into the criminal cases is ongoing. A woman suspected of links with the jihadists is put on the wanted list.

*Banned in Russia

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