In St. Petersburg, the illegal activities of the secret cell of supporters of the MTO (international terrorist organization) IG *, who planned to carry out resonant terrorist acts of 16 December by means of a suicide bomber in a religious institution, as well as killing civilians and explosions of IEDs (improvised explosive devices ) in places of mass stay of people.
The press release says that as a result of a special operation, security officers detained 7 members of the terrorist underground.
The submission states that a significant amount of explosives, as well as components of explosive devices, have been seized from terrorists. In addition, gunmen found firearms weapon, ammunition, extremist literature.
From the material:
Liquidated laboratory for the manufacture of explosive devices.
Recall that in April of this year, a suicide bomber Akbarzhon Jalilov (a native of Kyrgyzstan, a citizen of the Russian Federation) carried out an act of terrorism in the St. Petersburg metro. 16 people died, more than 100 injured.