Medvedev called a terrorist attack in Barcelona a monstrous crime

Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev

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MOSCOW, August 17. /TASS/. Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev expressed his condolences to the families and victims of the terrorist attack in Barcelona. In the entry on the page in Facebook the head of the government stressed that the fight against terrorism is possible only by common efforts.

“My deepest condolences to the families of those killed in the terrorist attack in Barcelona and speedy recovery to the injured,” wrote the Prime Minister. “The terrorist attack in Barcelona, in the most public place of the city – a monstrous crime,” he said.

“I am confident that we can defeat international terrorism, only the joint efforts of all world community” – said Medvedev.