The Russian Embassy in the United States called on the compatriots to be vigilant and asked to avoid places of a mass congestion of people. This is stated in the message of the Embassy in Facebook.
The comment a press-the Secretary of the Embassy of Nicholas Lukonina was released after the explosion in new York, thundered in the morning on December 11. According to him, the Consulate General has no information on casualties the Russians.
Lakhonin also pointed out that the methods of international terrorism are the same worldwide, and only a United and coordinated action, including through the resumption of anti-terrorist efforts of intelligence agencies, secure the safety of citizens.
The explosion at the intersection of 42nd street and 8th Avenue occurred at 07:20 local time on 11 December. The bomb, which the terrorist detonated, was made of 13-inch pipe stuffed with explosives, and electric detonators. In the attack and injuries were received by three persons, their life is not in danger.