A terror suspect has been detained in Samara, central Russia, a police source told media. Islamic State oaths, a Kalashnikov rifle and five blocks of TNT were found in the man’s apartment.
“A suspected organizer of a terrorist act was detained in the Leninsky District of Samara on August 18. He is a Russian citizen from one of our Central Asian republics, born in 1982,” enforcement sources told TASS news agency Friday.
During a raid on the suspect’s home, police found a Kalashnikov rifle, ammunition, 5 trotyl blocks weighing 1.8kg and instructions for manufacturing improvised explosive devices.
Officers also seized a pledge of allegiance to the leader of Islamic State (IS, formerly ISIS/ISIL) and a set of guidelines for members of the terrorist group, as well as other extremist materials banned in Russia.
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