Employees of the FSB and law enforcement agencies tied in the Volgograd region organized group involved in financing international terrorist organizations, and among them operating in Syria, said the press service of the regional Department of the service.
in the process of detention was selected improvised explosive device, reports " information Agency ". First Syrian Ambassador to Russia Riad Haddad said that about 10 thousand Visitors from the CIS are fighting on the side of the terrorist group "Islamic state*" (IG*). In October last year, the head of the FSB Alexander Bortnikov said that Residents of Russia, Ukraine, Georgia and Central Asian countries comprise around 10 members of the "Islamic state" groups. In total, according to his statement, in the ranks of the "Islamic countries" fighting immigrants from more than 100 countries. The share of such mercenaries is 40%. Russian President Vladimir Putin said that the militants, creating in the Syrian Arab Republic a foothold, making plans to expand and destabilize entire regions. In addition, according to his statement, the operation in the Syrian Arab Republic agreed to the readiness of Russia to adequately and effectively respond to any hazard, and among them a terrorist.
* Organization, regarding which the court accepted entered into legal force of the conclusion About destruction or prohibition of activity on the grounds stipulated by the Federal law "On countering extremist activity"