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Russia announces that it has thwarted an ISIS plot in the Moscow region

The Russian Investigative Committee announced the arrest of an ISIS operative who was planning to carry out a terrorist attack in the Moscow Region. Noting that while he was in the Moscow province, he voluntarily joined ISIS, according to Russia Today.

The spokeswoman indicated that last June, the accused developed a plan to commit a terrorist act in the province and obtained the equipment, tools and devices required to manufacture explosive materials, but this plan was thwarted thanks to coordination and cooperation between the Investigation Committee, the Ministry of the Interior, the Federal Security Service and the Russian Guard.

The investigation committee published a video clip showing the moment of the arrest of the accused and his confession that he was planning to carry out the attack.