The Russian domestic uncovered the secret service, the FSB, claims to have an alleged terrorist cell in the Republic of Tatarstan. The 18 members of the Islamist group had planned "a number of highprofile actions" in Russia, informed the FSB. Details of the plans were not mentioned.
The group count for the terrorist militia "Islamic state" (IS) and have recruited youngsters to fight in Syria, it said. Seven members had formed the actual terrorist group, the others were supporters. They had been detained.
security forces made sure the information according to several searches of weapons, ammunition and extremist literature. The access should be preceded by long investigations.
Russian authorities in Tatarstan against groups with an Islamic Background. Many men from the Republic should have fought in Syria or in Iraq on the part of the IS.