Kremlin Claims It Busted Neo-Nazi Terror Plot in 9 Cities

Published Apr 30 2021 at 8:54 AM GMT
  • GettyMOSCOW"On Thursday, Russia woke up to news of alleged terrorists preparing to carry out violent attacks in nine of the country's southern and northern cities.
  • The Federal Security Service (FSB) reported that 16 suspects from a Ukrainian far-right neo-Nazi group known as "Maniacs.
  • KU) were arrested in connection with the plot.
  • A video of the Thursday arrest released by the FSB'the successor to the KGB'features armed special unit officers breaking into an apartment.
  • One of the officers is heard yelling: "Down on the ground, on the ground!' With their hands behind their heads, several half-naked young men'some sporting Nazi tattoos'are shown spread out on the floor of a messy flat.



  • Published Apr 30, 2021 8:54 AM GMT