MOSCOW, September 6 (RAPSI) – Russian citizen Abdula Omarov charged with participation in illegal armed group in Syria has been extradited from Germany, press service of Russia’s Interior Ministry announced on Wednesday.

A criminal case against Omarov, born in 1992, was opened in November 2015.  The alleged militant was put on the international wanted list.

According to the Interior Ministry’s official representative Irina Volk, Omarov has been arrested in Germany and brought to Moscow by officers of the Russian bureau of Interpol and Federal Penitentiary Service.