Prosecutors called the attack an explosion in St. Petersburg metro
The explosion in the St. Petersburg metro was a terrorist act. As reported by video News Service, the TV channel “Russia 24” said the representative of the Prosecutor General Aleksandr Kurennoy.
Last Two men declared wanted in the case of terrorist attack in St. Petersburg,the terrorist Attack in the subway of Saint-Petersburg+7 (812) 299-99-99Телефон trust of EMERCOM of Russia in St.-Petersburgerstrasse+7 (495) 983-79-01Справочная EMERCOM of the Russian Federation+7 (499) 216-99-99Единый helpline MOE РФ3 April about 14:40 GMT on the stretch between the stations “Institute of Technology” and “Sennaya Ploschad'”, Saint-Petersburg subway explosion occurred in the train. According to the latest data, 10 people were killed and at least 50 wounded.
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In response to the leading question, whether tested work security on the metro, “which today has failed,” the Colonel noted that this topic will be dealt with by the investigating officer.
As previously reported by the Investigative Committee, the explosion occurred at about 14:40 GMT on the stretch between stations “Institute of Technology” and “Sennaya Ploschad”.
The attack in the subway occurred on the afternoon of Monday April 3, it was initially reported about two explosions, but confirmed information only about one. According to the latest data, 10 people were killed and at least 50 wounded. Among the victims there are children.
The explosion in the subway in Saint Petersburg
Tecnologica now. #Explosion pic.twitter.com/P7LL8kXpHr
— Nikita Pavlov (@pavlov_plov) 3 APR 2017
Explosive device in the St. Petersburg metro was striking elements, media reported https://t.co/EhEKR3CSTF pic.twitter.com/htfxeuOnMe
— RIA Novosti (@rianru) 3 APR 2017
The power of the explosions were small — 200 and 300 g in a trotyl equivalent, the Source TASS pic.twitter.com/mkto0SeJrD
— Rustem Adagamov (@adagamov) April 3, 2017
The scene of the explosion. Online https://t.co/ooAqgLSM5G pic.twitter.com/iHdWhXi2vy
— Ilya Varlamov (@varlamov) 3 APR 2017
SadovayaSennaya closed#explosion #Peter pic.twitter.com/ZxhTGTLUmw
— dmitriy blinnikov (@discojournalist) 3 APR 2017