MOSCOW — Russian President Vladimir Putin says Wednesday’s explosion at a grocery store within the nation’s second-largest metropolis was a terrorist assault.
No less than 13 individuals had been injured Wednesday night after an improvised explosive system went off at a storage space for purchasers’ luggage on the grocery store in St. Petersburg. Investigators say it was rigged with shrapnel to trigger extra harm.
Nobody has claimed duty for the assault.
Putin spoke Thursday at a army awards ceremony on the Kremlin however didn’t provide any particulars.
The president beforehand has spoken about Russia’s operation in Syria as a pre-emptive strike in opposition to terrorism at residence.