Russia Claims It Thwarted Ukrainian-Devised Terror Attack in Crimea

August 11, 2016 1:54 PM

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Russia Claims It Thwarted Ukrainian-Devised Terror Attack in Crimea

MOSCOW — Russia said on Wednesday it had thwarted terror attacks in the hotly-disputed Crimean Peninsula that were devised by Ukrainian intelligence — charges Kiev vehemently denied.

The attacks were "targeting critical infrastructure points of the [Crimean] peninsula" ahead of Russian parliamentary and regional elections on September 18, according to a statement from Russia's Federal Security Service (FSB).

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