Detained in Turkey Russian citizen was sentenced to six years in prison

Detained in Turkey for a citizen of Russia Renat Bakiyev, who allegedly planned to shoot down military aircraft of the United States with unmanned aerial vehicle, was sentenced to six years and three months in prison. On Friday, August 11, according to Sabah.

According to Turkish authorities, the Russians intended to destroy one of the planes, based at Incirlik air base in the southern province of Adana. In this regard, he specifically rented a Bicycle and scouted out the situation in her surroundings. The newspaper also reports that he allegedly planned to commit a terrorist attack in the center of the Association of Alevis.

The man, presumably, is a militant terrorist group “Islamic state” (IG, is prohibited in Russia).

Turkish media reported that the Russians had previously tried to illegally enter the territory of the province of Kilis, but was detained on the border with Syria and deported. It is noted that he speaks not only Russian, but also English, Arabic and Turkish.