The security service of Ukraine announced the arrest of a member of the Islamist terrorist group "dzhebhat EN-Nusra" who was in international search.
"in Chernihiv region the security Service of Ukraine detained the member of the Islamist terrorist organization" dzhebhat EN-Nusra " who was in international search. A native of one of the former republics of the USSR, according to operational information, in 2013-2014 participated in the Syrian military conflict from the group of " Jaish al-Muhajirin Val-Ansar ", which is part of the " dzhebhat EN-Nusra ", - reported in the report on the Internet representation of the SBU.
As emphasized in the Ministry, " hiding from justice, the attacker came to Ukraine. With a fake passport, he tried to get into one of the Middle East." The suspect was placed in a temporary detention facility, the question on election to it measures of restraint - arrest purposes. On 13 November it had been stated that the Ukrainian police have tied in Kiev, one of the leaders of the group "dzhebhat EN-Nusra" Syrian branch of al-Qaida. According to the SBU, is a " citizen of one of the former republics of the USSR ", which in 2013-2014 participated in the Syrian military conflict. On 12 November, Ukrainian border guards told about the arrest in Kiev Boryspil airport flying to Turkey Russian citizen, allegedly wanted by Interpol on suspicion of involvement in the group " Islamic state ". On 28 October, the head of the FSB Alexander Bortnikov said that Residents from Russia, Ukraine, Georgia and countries of Central Asia consist of about 10 members of the "Islamic state" gangs. All in all, According to him, in the ranks of the "Islamic countries" fighting immigrants from more than 100 countries. The proportion of such mercenaries is 40%.