Al-Qaeda member detained in Kyiv - SBU
Ukraine’s Security Service (SBU) says it has detained a member of the Islamic terror group Al-Qaeda. SBU spokeswoman Olena Hytlyanska told reporters the wanted suspect had intended to make a foreign passport in Ukraine and then depart for another country in the European Union, according to news outlet ‘Ukrainski novyny’ (‘Ukraine’s news’).
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According to preliminary information, he didn’t have any plans to carry out a terrorist attack in Ukraine.
Interpol officially lists the suspect as an Al-Qaeda member.