Announcement by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs about the terrorist attack in St. Petersburg metro

The Republic of Cyprus condemns the terrorist attack which took place on 3 April 2017 in the St. Petersburg metro and claimed the lives of fourteen people and injured many others.

Our sincere condolences and sympathy go to the families of the victims, the government and the people of Russia.

Cyprus strongly condemns such heinous acts of terror and raw brutality and calls on all concerned to combine and intensify their efforts to combat the scourge of terrorism.

At this time of sorrow and grief, Cyprus stands in solidarity with Russia.

Source: Press and Information Office