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Russian Authorities Arrest 15 Suspected Islamist Radicals

Russian security forces have arrested 15 heavily armed suspected Islamist radicals who allegedly belong to a banned extremist group.Russian officials say members of Takfir wal-Hijra were detained Wednesday as police found explosives, guns and other weapons in a raid on an apartment in Moscow.Television footage shows police confiscating weapons and handcuffing suspects while they were lying on the floor. Extremist literature was also found. Russian authorities have tightened security leading...

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