MOSCOW, November 14. The President of Russia Vladimir Putin sent a telegram of condolences to his French counterpart Francois Hollande in connection with numerous victims in the result of a series of terrorist attacks in Paris. On Saturday the press service of the Kremlin.
“This tragedy has become another evidence of the barbaric nature of terrorism that defies human civilization. It is obvious that for an effective fight against this scourge requires real unification of the efforts of the entire international community,” Putin said in the telegram.
“Would like to reiterate the readiness of the Russian side to cooperate extremely closely with our French partners in investigation in Paris of a crime. I hope that his customers and performers will incur the deserved punishment”, – he added.
The terrorist attacks in Paris
On Friday in several districts in the Paris shooting occurred. Three explosions also occurred near the Paris stadium Stade de France. At the same time, French media reported the capture of about 100 hostages in Paris Bataclan concert hall, which at the time were an American rock group Eagles of Death Metal. The authorities took the decision to hold the assault by special forces.
Throughout France came into force a state of emergency.
Chronicle of terrorist attacks in France: victims and security measures