FSB prevented the terrorist attacks in the Russian army

FSB prevented the terrorist attacks in the Russian army

The military counter-intelligence for five years prevented four terrorist attacks against the military. On Tuesday, December 18, told TASS the head of the military counterintelligence Department of the FSB of Russia the General-Colonel Nikolay Yuriev.

He noted that terrorism remains a serious threat in the country. In addition to attacks counterintelligence have prevented six terrorist crimes, and suspended the activity of 25 extremist groups.

In addition, over the past five years, security officers have withdrawn from illegal turnover in units over two thousand firearms, nearly two million munitions, 377 improvised explosives and more than 32 tons of explosives.

Earlier, the FSB Director Alexander Bortnikov said that in 2018, Russia had eliminated 65 terrorists, including 10 leaders of bandit groups. In addition, detained 236 rank and file militants and 589 supporters of terrorists.