MOSCOW, may 23. /TASS/. Russian President Vladimir Putin expressed deep condolences to Prime Minister of great Britain Teresa may in connection with the tragic consequences of the terrorist attack on the city of Manchester stadium. This was reported by the press service of the Kremlin.
“We strongly condemn this cynical, inhuman crime. We hope that its customers will not leave from the deserved punishment”, – said Putin in a telegram.
The President “reiterated the readiness to intensify anti-terror cooperation with British partners on a bilateral basis and within the framework of a broad international effort.”
Putin conveyed words of sympathy and support to the families of those killed and wishes those injured a speedy recovery.
A blast at the indoor stadium “Manchester-arena” on may 22 at 22:35 local time (00:35 GMT on Tuesday), immediately after the speech, the American pop singer Ariana Grande. The device exploded outside an auditorium in the lobby. The incident qualified as a terrorist attack. According to recent reports, the victims of the explosion 22, 59 .