Russia arrests two suspected 'terrorist' recruiters

Russia arrests two suspected 'terrorist' recruitersTwo suspected recruiters of “terrorists” from Central Asia were arrested in Saint Petersburg, justice authorities said on Saturday, in connection with a deadly bomb attack on the Russian city’s metro. One suspect, aged 32, is accused of recruiting for the Islamic State group, while the other, aged 39, faces allegations of being a recruiter for “terrorist organisations in Syria”. One of the two is from the Osh region of Kyrgyzstan, an area known for the number of recruits it has provided for Islamic State in Syria and Iraq.

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