The IG has claimed responsibility for the attack in Manchester

The explosion at the “Manchester Arena” in the UK, after which killed 22 people, made a banned terrorist group “Islamic state”

Banned terrorist organization “Islamic state” has claimed responsibility for the bombing in Manchester. About this in his Twitter said Rita Katz, head of the publication SITE, which deals with tracking the activity of militants.

“One of the soldiers of the Caliphate managed to place explosive devices in the center of the cluster of crusaders in the British city of Manchester,” — said in the message of the IG, which led the head of the SITE. They exploded in the building where were “depraved concerts”, says the terrorists threaten new attacks.

An explosion at a concert in Manchester that is known at the moment

The attack occurred at the “Manchester Arena” after the concert of American pop singer Ariana Grande. The blast killed 22 people, injured 59 more. Prime Minister Theresa may said that the police managed to establish the identity of the terrorist. The explosion he did alone, she added, refusing to name the bomber.

The Prime Minister also said that the pending investigation will remain closed to the Victoria station, which is located near the sports and concert complex. She also warned that the threat level of a terrorist attack in London, continues to be serious.

An explosion at a concert in Manchester that is known at the moment

Shortly after calling Theresa may to the people of Manchester police reported that on suspicion of involvement in the attack in South Manchester arrested 23-year-old man.

The explosion in Manchester: the latest information and comments of witnesses

Day 23 may in Manchester also evacuated visitors from the Arndale shopping centre in the city centre. Dozens of people left the building, then inside the Mall there was cotton. Police in Manchester reported that the man was arrested at the Mall after the evacuation, most likely has nothing to do with the attack. “The man arrested in the Arndale, are currently not treated as associated with night attack”, — stated in the message of the police.