Russia submits amicus curiae brief to US Supreme CourtRussian Politics & Diplomacy March 25, 3:34
Russia, China suggest for UN SC to adopt resolution on chemical terrorism threatRussian Politics & Diplomacy March 25, 3:23
Russian lawmaker compares European Union to Soviet UnionRussian Politics & Diplomacy March 25, 3:16
Russian emergencies ministry says fire at Kazan’s gunpowder factory fully extinguishedWorld March 25, 3:01
Relations btw US, Russia worst over half-century - Lukin quoting KissingerRussian Politics & Diplomacy March 25, 2:58
Russia suggests setting up international coalition for demining operations in SyriaRussian Politics & Diplomacy March 25, 1:08
One person dies in fire at gunpowder factory in Russia's KazanWorld March 24, 21:47
Russia's 'Gentlefan' baton passed on to Krasnodar ahead of Cote d’Ivoire friendlySport March 24, 21:34
Brazil’s football star Carlos: Germany, Portugal to meet in 2017 Confederations Cup finalSport March 24, 20:45
MOSCOW, October 11. /TASS/. Ten people are being checked on suspicion of involvement in the preparation of a terrorist attack in Moscow, a source in law enforcement agencies told TASS on Sunday.
"Law enforcers are working with ten people to establish the role of each of them in the preparations for a terrorist act," the source said.
Investigative actions in the apartment in a residential house in Strelbishchensky Pereulok street in central Moscow, where a group of suspects was detained, are over.
A spokesman for the National Anti-terrorist Committee told TASS earlier on Sunday, security officers had detained a group of persons suspected of involvement in the preparation of the terrorist attack in Moscow had been detained in an apartment house in central Moscow. An explosive device was found and rendered harmless in the apartment.
A police source said a possible yield of the explosive device could exceed four kilograms of TNT. According to the source, the operation was conducted in an apartment on the last, ninth, floor of the building. More than 120 residents were asked to leave the house. Gas supplies to the house were cut during the special operation.
Currently, police are patrolling the area.