Russia FSB - updates

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Russian media say Moscow gunman had shooting hobby

Dec 20, 2019 - 5:48 PM

Russia has not said the shooting was terror-related

Russia arrests 7 for 'preparing' fresh Saint Petersburg attacks

Jul 28, 2017 - 10:43 PM

The 7 nationals from Central Asia are said to have been preparing terrorist attacks in Saint Petersburg

Kremlin denies involvement after Yahoo cyberattack charges

Mar 16, 2017 - 7:01 PM

As we have said repeatedly there can be absolutely no question of any official involvement by any Russian agency including the FSB in any illegal actions in cyberspace Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov tells journalists

ON THE HACKS. US Attorney for the Northern District of California Brian Stretch (L), FBI Criminal Cyber, Response and Services Branch Executive Assistant Director Paul Abbate (2R) and Director of the Department of Justice's International Affairs Vaughan Ary with Acting Assistant Attorney General of National Security Mary McCord at the US Department of Justice on March 15, 2017 in Washington, DC. Photo by Brendan Smialowski/AFP

Russia detains 14 over forged documents for ISIS fighters

Feb 18, 2016 - 6:51 PM

The 14 are allegedly part of an international criminal group with underground printers and laboratories

EU hits Russian intelligence chiefs with sanctions

Jul 26, 2014 - 7:16 PM

The director of the FSB security service Alexander Bortnikov and the head of the Russian Foreign Intelligence Service Mikhail Fradkov are on the new list of 15 people and 18 entities targeted by an asset freeze and visa bans

SANCTIONS. A file photograph showing Russian Head of Russian Federal Security Service, Alexander Bortnikov attending a meeting with the Federal Security Service (FSB) in Mocow, Russia, on January 2011. The EU is increasing sanctions after Russia has allegedly failed to stop the 'flow of arms, equipment and militants across the border into Ukraine following the shooting down of the Malaysian Airlines flight MH17. Photo by Vladimir Rodionov/ RIA Novosti/ EPA