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Russia Asks Ukraine To Handover Security Service Chief

Russia has asked Ukraine to handover Vasyl Maliuk, the head of the country’s SBU Security Service and others connected with terror acts committed in Russia. The Ukraine government termed the demand as “pointless”. The Russian foreign ministry in a statement listed out incidents that have happened since the invasion of Ukraine in 2022 and said […]Read More

ISIS Releases Bodycam Footage Of The Attack

A video apparently shot by gunmen who carried out the Moscow concert hall attack has been put up on social media accounts typically used by ISIS, according to SITE Intelligence Group. According to SITE, the video appeared on a Telegram account belonging to Amaq, the news arm of Islamic State. The video shows several armed […]Read More

US Warned Russia About Terror Attack

The United States warned Russia about the possibility of an attack in Moscow, said Adrienne Watson, spokesperson for the White House National Security Council. “Earlier this month, the US government had information about a planned terrorist attack in Moscow – potentially targeting large gatherings, to include concerts – which prompted the State Department to issue […]Read More

40 killed, Over 100 Injured In Attack On Moscow Concert Hall

Russia’s Federal Security Service has said 40 people died and more than 100 were wounded in an attack at a Moscow concert hall. The attack on Friday, which Russian authorities are investigating as terrorism, is the deadliest in Russia in recent years. Several gunmen burst into the concert hall on the edge of Moscow and […]Read More