Author: Keely Sharp
Vladimir Putin, the President of Russia, is often seen as a cold, rugged leader. However, just like the Grinch, we see he does have a heart! You can see in the video below as he places flowers in tribute of the people killed in the St. Petersburg explosion.
— Breaking911 (@Breaking911) April 4, 2017
Monday morning, Russia was hit with a terrorist attack, which killed at least 10 people.
Moscow Times reports:
At least ten people have died following an explosion on the St. Petersburg Metro.
Russian officials confirmed that one explosion had taken place at the city’s Tekhnologicheskiy Institut metro station at approximately 2:30 P.M. local time.
Initial reports suggested that a second device had exploded on a metro car at the Sennaya Ploshchad station. Police later clarified that one smoke had been seen in the area.
A third, unexploded device has reportedly also been found at the city’s Ploshchad Vosstaniya station.
A spokesperson for the governor of St. Petersburg, Andrei Kibitov, confirmed that at least 10 people had died and at least 50 had been injured.