Fear and anxiety as ISIS threatens terror attacks on 2018 World Cup finals in Russia

Fear and anxiety as ISIS threatens terror attacks on 2018 World Cup finals in Russia

- ISIS have released an image threatening to attack Russia during 2018 World Cup

- The World Cup will be played across 11 cities in Russia from 14 June to 15 July

- Russian president Vladimir Putin is one of the groups biggest emenies in the world

Terrorist group ISIS have released a photo which shows the group's intensions of attacking the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia.

The 2018 FIFA World Cup will be played across 11 cities in Russia from 14 June to 15 July with the final set to be played at the Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow.

ISIS threatens terror attacks on 2018 World Cup finals in Russia

FIFA president Gianni Infantino. Photo: BBC

The image shows a rifle-carrying ISIS fighter and a bomb baring the regime's infamous black flag in front of a football stadium.

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The 2018 FIFA World Cup will be played across 11 cities in Russia from 14 June to 15 July, when the final will be played at .

ISIS threatens terror attacks on 2018 World Cup finals in Russia

The image released by ISIS threatening attacks in Russia during the 2018 FIFA World Cup. Photo: Daily Mail

St Petersburg, Russia's second largest city, was the scene of an horrific ISIS attack when a briefcase bomb detonated on the underground in April, killing 14 people.

The blast was in retaliation to Russia's airstrikes in Syria that have helped bring the regime to its knees.

Last week, ISIS released an image featuring bullet-ridden photos of president Donald Trump and Russian president Vladimir Putin.

The group also invited its followers to stage more attacks on the group's two leading enemies abroad.

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