The majority of 49 terrorists detained in Moscow by the FSB had been working on the construction sites of the Turkish building company “Ant Yapi” in the Moscow City business area.
Some of the detained had been doing construction work near the “Novokuznetskaya” metro station. All of them are suspected of preparing terrorist attacks in several regions of Moscow, which were planned to be carried out on the May Day holidays, Life reports.
The FSB assault team captured the terrorists during a friendly game with CIS representatives, which was held in the west of Moscow.
According to the available data, the perpetrators had been planning not only to plant explosives on the city’s vibrant streets, but also to shoot passers-by within the course of the holiday celebration.
At present, many of the suspected terrorists are giving confessions.