Suicide bombers with explosives and weapons detained in Surgut
According to preliminary information, the men wanted to organize a terrorist attack in the city center.
The officers of the FSB, MIA and National Guard conducted a joint operation to detain several people. During the searches they found firearms and belts with an explosive-like substance on them. The security agencies did not provide officials comments. The could be from two to five detainees, Ura.ru reports.
“According to preliminary information, they allegedly intended to organize a terrorist attack on the Lenin Avenue. The examination has not yet taken place, but it seems that [they had] belts with explosives. They also had weapons with them,” the publication’s source said.
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