Putin in connection with act of terrorism in Turkey called for joint efforts in combating terrorism


MOSCOW, October 10.The President of Russia Vladimir Putin called a provocation of today’s terrorist attacks in Turkey. He said this to TV reporter Vladimir Solovyov in an interview, a fragment of which was shown on Saturday.

“What happened in Turkey – I will use this opportunity to send my condolences to the Turkish people and the Turkish President is, of course, a brazen terrorist attack, a crime with many victims, and, of course, is an attempt to destabilize the situation in a friendly country, the more this is done during the election campaign”, – said the President of the Russian Federation. “This is a clear provocation, of course,” added Putin.

He is convinced that to effectively fight terrorism is possible only by joint efforts. “We need to combine efforts in combating this evil,” he said. “We will be effective only when we will be together to fight it”, – said the President of the Russian Federation.

The terrorist attack in Ankara

On the morning of 10 October, two bombs exploded in the crowd of activists of trade unions and public associations, was preparing to rally in support of peace and against the actions of the Kurdish terrorists in Ankara. According to the latest data of the Ministry of health of the Republic, were killed 86 people, more than 200 were injured. Nine policemen among the victims.

Prime Minister Ahmet davutoğlu announced , calling the bombing an attack on “Turkish democracy.