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Russian police swoop on "Islamist cell"

Russian police swoop on "Islamist cell"
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Improvised bombs and other weapons have been confiscated by Russian police who have raided a Moscow house and arrested 15 Islamic militants allegedly belonging to a banned group. Russia is in the middle of a security crackdown ahead of the Sochi winter olympics. Those arrested include citizens of Uzbekistan, Turkmenistan, and the north Caucasus.