The Deputy of the state Duma after the terrorist attack in new York, urged the United States to unite with Russia against terror

MOSCOW, November 1. /TASS/. USA and Europe should unite with Russia in the fight against terrorism. This was after the terrorist attack in new York, said the Deputy Secretary General Council of party “United Russia”, member of the Duma Committee on international Affairs Sergei Zheleznyak.

On his page on Facebook the MP called the tragedy of the attack, which killed at least eight people, and expressed condolences to the families of those killed and injured. Zhelezniak noted that “the nature of the actions of the perpetrator all very reminiscent of the recent terrorist attacks in Europe.”

“How long will it take US authorities and European victims of terrorist attacks to realize the need to join efforts with us and other countries to effectively counter terrorism is a brave fight against a nonexistent Russian threat?!” – the Deputy wrote.

According to police, the perpetrators of terrorist acts brought down several people in the southwestern part of Manhattan. The assailant was taken into custody. The victims of the attack, according to recent data, were eight people, more than 12 wounded.