Russian govt. arrests 271 Muslims suspected of terrorism

AGI 11 February 2013

An anti-terrorism roundup in Russia led to the arrest of hundreds of Muslims from former U.S.S.R. nations and others. At least 271 people were arrested in St. Petersburg. The suspects, "from Uzbekistan, Tajikistan, Azerbaijan, one Egyptian and an Afghan," the FSB stated, "were arrested because they were suspected of terrorist activity". (continue reading...)