SIMFEROPOL, November 15. /TASS/. Officers from the Federal Security Service’s (FSB) department for Crimea and Sevastopol have detained a 20-year-old local resident and supporter of Ukrainian nationalists, who was planning a terrorist attack, the department’s press service told TASS on Tuesday.
The suspect was planning to set fire to a fuel and lubricant warehouse, it specified.
"The unlawful activity of a Russian citizen, who was planning an act of terrorism on the territory of Sevastopol, was thwarted. It was established that a 20-year old resident of the region, being a supporter of Ukrainian nationalism, planned to set ablaze a fuel and lubricant warehouse," FSB said.
It also specified that two Molotov cocktails, means of communication and extremist leaflets were found and seized at his home. Criminal cases were opened under Part 1 of Article 30, and Part 1 of Article 205 of the Criminal Code (preparations to commit an act of terrorism).