FSB prevented a terrorist attack in Astrakhan region

Employees of the FSB in the Astrakhan region detained a local resident, a supporter of the terrorist organization "Islamic state"*, who planned to commit a terrorist attack in Astrakhan, told RIA Novosti the representative of FSB of Russia in the region.

According to him, the person from Astrakhan, born in 1987 swore the leader of the IG*, electing him by his "Amir". "At the same time a local resident has taken the decision to commit a terrorist act in Astrakhan by an armed attack on the administrative building," he said.

"During the implementation of urgent investigative actions, the person from Astrakhan, detained at the place of residence", - said the representative office.

*Banned in Russia as a terrorist organization