terrorism in the Caucasus

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ISIS terror plot foiled in Vladikavkaz

Russia's Federal Security Service (FSB) has thwarted a planned terrorist attack in Vladikavkaz, the North Caucasus. A follower of the ISIS international terrorist organization (outlawed in Russia) who was plotting to carry out a blast there …

ISIS terrorist Al-bara Shishani extradited to Georgia

A Georgian citizen wanted by an Interpol red notice on terrorism charges has been extradited from Ukraine to Georgia. The Georgian State Security Service reported earlier today that the Ukrainian security forces detained Tsezar …

11 terrorist cells eliminated in Dagestan in 2019

In Dagestan, in 2019, law enforcement officers prevented activities of the 11 cells of the ISIS terror group banned in Russia, the Deputy Director of the FSB of Russia, the head of the apparatus of the National Anti-Terrorism Committee (NAC) Igor …

Terrorists to be convicted in Stavropol Territory

The court hearing in the terrorist activities case against two residents of Stavropol will be held on Monday, December 23. The investigation established that the accused joined local gang. In 2010, community members killed a local …

CTO regime introduced in Chegem

In Kabardino-Balkaria, this morning, the regime of counter-terrorism operation (CTO) was introduced. It operates from 05:00 on the territory of Chegem, the FSB reports. The FSB operational headquarters notes that the CTO regime was …

Russia mourns terror victims

The Day of solidarity in the fight against terrorism is commemorated in Russia today, on September 3. The tragic event commemorated in particular on this day is the end of a school siege in the southern Russian city of Beslan in …

 Terror attack plotter killed in Russia’s Ingushetia

A gunman who plotted a terror attack has been killed by the law enforcement personnel in Russia’s North Caucasus republic of Ingushetia, the National Anti-Terrorism Committee (NAC) said. "A counterterrorism operation has …

Three militants eliminated in Dagestan

Law enforcement officers have eliminated three militants in Russia's Dagestan Region, the information center of the National Antiterrorism Committee (NAC) said. "Automatic weapons and munitions were found on the site of …

Russian plane makes emergency landing in Baku

A commercial aircraft belonging to Russia’s Ural Airlines en route from Bahrain to Moscow has made an emergency landing in Baku due to suspicions of an explosive device on board, the airport’s press service informed. …