Russia's FSB drops criminal case against Wagner group over armed mutiny -  The Hindu

Russia’s FSB Drops Criminal Case Against Wagner Group Following Armed Mutiny

FSB Security Service Ceases Investigation due to Cessation of Criminal Actions

In a recent development, Russia’s Federal Security Service (FSB) has decided to drop the criminal case against the notorious Wagner mercenary group following their brief involvement in an armed mutiny. This decision comes after the participants involved in the incident have ceased their actions that were directly aimed at committing the crime, as reported by Russian news agencies on Tuesday.

The FSB, responsible for maintaining national security within Russia, had initiated the criminal case against the Wagner group following their armed mutiny. However, the latest update reveals that the investigation has been discontinued based on the grounds that the individuals involved have halted their activities, thus eliminating the immediate threat.