Russian special forces stormed a house in Tyumen, Friday, as part of an operation against armed affiliates of the self-proclaimed Islamic State (IS; formerly ISIS/ISIL), according to the Federal Security Service.
Two terror suspects were killed during an operation against armed affiliates of the self-proclaimed Islamic State (IS; formerly ISIS/ISIL) in the Siberian city of Tyumen, Friday night, according to Russia’s National Anti-terrorism Committee.
According to officials, the militants were holed up in a private home as Russian special forces stormed the apartment and killed the terror suspects in return fire.
Below is footage of the Spetsnaz engaging the ISIS fighters inside the building:
The Federal Security Service say the IS-linked militants were planning to carry out a terror attack in the local area.
No victims were reported among civilians during the operation.