Group preparing terrorist attack arrested in Moscow

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A group of people allegedly preparing to carry out a terrorist attack in the Russian capital of Moscow have been arrested during counter-terrorism raids.

Russia’s National Anti-Terrorism Committee said the suspects were arrested during raids carried out in various parts of Moscow on Sunday. An improvised explosive device was found at one of the apartments and defused.

Details about the alleged plot or the identities of the suspects were not immediately known. TASS said the target of the terrorist attack was to be in the capital Moscow.

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