Kharkov’s police has revealed an attempt of smuggling Daesh supporters from the territory of the Syrian Arab Republic to Western Europe through Ukraine, the Security Service of Ukraine reports.
According to the agency, the organizer of the illegal smuggling is a citizen of a neighboring country. He has been in Ukraine illegally and now police suspects him of possible involvement in terrorist activities.
'The criminal used an apartment in the residential area of Kharkov and had meetings with the supporters of Daesh under the guise of religious activities there, planning to send them to Europe. The special service officers made a search and revealed the channel’s organizer and another two people prepared to further smuggling,' the agency noted.
Operational and investigative activities are going on.