MOSCOW – Russia says that last year about 25 terrorist attacks has been thwarted. One of these was directed against the football tournament at the Confederations Cup.
Ⓒ Hollandse Hoogte
The authorities knew even seventy crimes to prevent a terrorist background. Dozens of terreurcellen were rolled up with the police more than one thousand suspects held.
In connection with the impending attack on the international football tournament, held the police in June several suspects in Moscow. The ministry of Sport reported that the situation around the world cup football this summer in Russia is under control. “There is no risk to play in Russia”, it was called Wednesday.