Putin is in touch with special services in case of terrorist attack in St. Petersburg

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Russian President Vladimir Putin is in constant communication with representatives of special services for the investigation of the terrorist attack in St. Petersburg, told reporters on Thursday, press Secretary of the President Dmitry Peskov.

«This phenomenon (terrorism — ed.), which must be fought against without ceasing, and in the fight which, of course, need to unite efforts of all countries», — said Peskov.

He noted that sometimes these efforts can be successfully combined, and some attacks are prevented, «as it was with the case with a signal that came from US intelligence».

«Something fails. But, nevertheless, still the struggle continues. The President is in constant communication with the leadership of our respective intelligence services. Measures are being taken», — said the press Secretary of the President.

On Wednesday evening in the store «Crossroads» on Kondratyevsky Avenue in St. Petersburg, an explosion occurred. According to city officials, the hospital sent nine injured, one of them serious, the rest — mild to moderate severity. The RF IC reported that, according to preliminary data, the cause of the explosion was a device Packed with striking elements, a power equivalent to 200 grams of TNT.

Upon explosion criminal case on attempted murder of several persons committed publicly dangerous method. Russian President Vladimir Putin called the incident a terrorist attack. Later the official representative of SK of Russia Svetlana Petrenko said that the investigation continues to work on all versions of the reasons of explosion at a store in St. Petersburg, including a terrorist attack.

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