Russian Security Agency Nabs 5 IS Suspects

April 8, 2016 3:06 PM

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Russia's security agency says it has arrested five suspects linked to the Islamic State group, who have been preparing an attack in southern Russia.

The Federal Security Service, the main KGB successor agency known under its Russian acronym FSB, said Friday that the suspects were arrested in the town of Pallasovka in the Volgograd region, about 900 kilometers (some 560 miles) south of Moscow.

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