Putin expressed his condolences to the king of Sweden after the terrorist attack in Stockholm

Vladimir Putin

Russian President Vladimir Putin expressed condolences to king of Sweden Carl XVI Gustaf in connection with the terrorist attack in Central Stockholm. The text of the telegram published on the Kremlin website on Friday, April 7.

“In our country, know firsthand about the atrocities of international terrorism. In this hour the Russians mourn with the people of Sweden,” — the statement says.

Putin asked to convey words of support to the relatives of the victims and wished speedy recovery to the injured.

April 7, on the main pedestrian street of Stockholm, the truck rammed the crowd. Killed at least three people, accurate information about the number of casualties yet.

According to preliminary data of the Swedish police, hitting a truck on the crowd is a terrorist act.