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In 2018 in Russia revealed 70 of cells of international terrorist organizations, including 38 cells IG* 777 detained their supporters, said the Director of FSB of Russia Alexander Bortnikov at the opening meeting of heads of special services, security agencies and law enforcement.
«When interacting with foreign colleagues in 2018 in 24 regions of our country revealed 70 of cells of international terrorist organizations, including 38 cells LIH*», — said Bortnikov.
According to him, the members of the cell had been recruiting and trafficking of young people from Russia and CIS countries to the training camps of militants.
«Detained 777 active members and supporters of MTO (international terrorist organization), including 36 leaders,» — said the head of the FSB.
* A terrorist organization banned in Russia.