Russian Muslim 'catacomb sect' faces cruelty charges: Kid kept underground

August 9, 2012   // 0 Comments

(BBC) Four members of a Muslim sect in the Russian region of Tatarstan have been charged with cruelty against children for allegedly keeping them underground. Police discovered 27 children and 38 adults living in catacomb-like cells in an eight-level underground bunker. The sect's elderly leader, Faizrakhman Sattarov, had reportedly wanted to build his own Islamic caliphate beneath the ground...

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