The Federal security service of Russia said on preventing mass terrorist attack.
“The FSB together with the Ministry of interior and the Investigative Committee suppressed the activity of a member of a terrorist organization who planned the terrorist act in one of places of a mass congestion of people in Moscow”, – said the press center of the Russian special services.
The suspect was killed during a shootout with the police in the Moscow suburb of Khimki, when he tried to arrest.
“When examination of the scene discovered an AK-74U, three stores, two grenades f-1 and one pomegranate RGD. When conducting a search in the suspect rented the apartment [in Moscow] discovered evidence of what destroyed the bandit was associated with emissaries of international terrorists in Syria and were preparing a mass execution of citizens,” according to the FSB.
The report said that the dead man is a citizen of one of countries of Central Asia. The FSB also arrested his brother, “which, through his friends a few days was looking for [slain suspect] to prevent the departure of a relative in Syria to participate in banned in Russia international terrorist organization”. Apparently, we are talking about the group “Islamic state”.