7 suspected Hizb ut-Tahrir members arrested in Kyrgyzstan
CHUI PROVINCE, Kyrgyzstan -- Chui Province police arrested seven suspected members of the banned Hizb ut-Tahrir (HT) organisation, the Kyrgyz Interior Ministry (MVD) press office said in a statement Monday (March 13).
The suspects are aged 21 to 40, said the MVD, adding that a search of their homes turned up extremist literature.
Seized materials included a computer, 13 cell phones, 8 flash drives and 52 DVDs, said the MVD. All confiscated materials are undergoing analysis.