Moscow. April 24. INTERFAX – Two bandits associated with ISIS (banned in Russia) destroyed in the Stavropol territory, have informed in National antiterrorist Committee.
“When carrying out a range of measures aimed at curbing the activities of the Stavropol region the so-called sleeping bandit cell, sworn of the international terrorist organization ISIS, yesterday (on Friday – Interfax) at about 23:00 on country road near the settlement of Ust’ -nevinskiy Kochubeevskogo district security personnel attempted to stop a car “Lada Priora”, which moved the bandits. However, it was in the car, the person opened fire from automatic weapons and tried to escape. Return fire two of the bandits were neutralized,” the NAC reported.
The vehicle must be transferred to: one of them was the leader of the cell, re-trained in the camps of ISIS and arrived in Russia to commit terrorist acts, the other an active member.
“The security authorities have information that the bandits harbored the intent to commit a series of terrorist crimes, including the killings of religious leaders and other civilians”, – reported in NAK.
On the site of the clashes discovered a gun, ammunition, components for making improvised explosive device.
In the house where lived one of the bandits, found a grenade, ready to use IEDs (improvised explosive device), Packed with striking elements, the traumatic gun, paraphernalia ISIS and extremist religious literature. FSB explosives experts defused explosives discovered.
Victims among the civilian population and losses among the personnel of the security forces there.