No Cypriots among the victims in St. Petersburg metro

Following an explosion that has taken place today in the St. Petersburg metro, Cyprus Ministry of Foreign Affairs announces that on the basis of currently available information, it appears that no Cypriot citizen has come of harm.

It also notes that it is following closely the situation, in coordination with Cyprus Embassy in Moscow and Consulate General in St. Petersburg. The Ministry says that will continue to monitor the situation closely.

For more information, Cypriot citizens can contact the Consulate General in St. Petersburg or the Ministry’s Crisis Management Centre, as follows:

Consulate General in St. Petersburg

Contact information during office hours (9:00 – 16:30, Monday – Friday)


Furshtatskaya Ulitsa 27

191123 St. Petersburg

Tel.: + 7 812 456 22 55

Tel. from Cyprus: + 357 22 65 1517

Fax: + 7 812 456 22 66



Contact information during out of office hours

Tel: +7 921 751 40 84

+7 921 186 62 76

Ministry Crisis Management Centre

Tel.: +35722801000



Source: Cyprus News Agency