Movladi Of Udugampola: Victor Vasenin / “Kommersant”
A key suspect in the case of alleged preparation of a terrorist attack in Berlin was the Chechen refugee, Zelimkhan B., nephew of the former political leader of breakaway Ichkeria Movladi Udugov, known as the Chechen Goebbels in charge of propaganda. This is the Zelimkhan said in an interview with Deutsche Welle.
According to the man, the police accompanied by special forces surrounded him at a house entrance in Berlin on the morning of 14 January. He was informed that investigations are in the framework of the case about preparation of a terrorist attack in the synagogue in the centre of the German capital.
From Zelimkhan and four other suspects seized mobile phones and flash cards. On the smartphone of a man found a short video that captures leading to the synagogue street, but he claims that he shot way to send the video “friends in Chechnya and to show them Berlin.”
However, the grounds for the arrest of the suspects were not found. They remain at large, but according to his own confession, does not feel safe. According to Zelimkhan, the behavior of the security forces and in General what is happening in Germany reminds him of the atmosphere in Russia in 2000-ies, when the Chechens were blamed for everything.
14 January in Berlin and several other German cities was a large-scale operation to arrest Islamist radicals from Chechnya because of the suspicion of preparing a terrorist attack. As reported by the state office of public Prosecutor of Germany, were detained several people, according to Blid, they are 23 to 28 years. They seized money, sharps and flash cards, but no weapons or explosives were found.
Movladi Udugov was a colleague and press Secretary of the President of the self-proclaimed Ichkeria, Dzhokhar Dudayev, has held various positions in the government of Chechen Republic of Ichkeria, was working for a terrorist organization “Caucasus Emirate” (banned in Russia). Known active advocacy and efforts to spread the ideas of Wahhabism under the leadership of its controlled entities were created by the site of Chechen separatists “Caucasus-Center”. After the start of the second Chechen war fled from the Caucasus abroad might have lived in Turkey, the Gulf countries and Scandinavia, wrote “Caucasian knot”. Information about his whereabouts no, the last time he was seen allegedly in Prague at the end of 2000-ies.
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