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World society is worrying about terroristic attack in Domodedovo airport
25.01.2011 11:17
World society is worrying about terroristic attack in Domodedovo airport

Traditional January, 25 celebrations in the Moscow State University are cancelled, because the Russian nation is mourning fater terroristic attack in Domodedovo airport on the January, 25, killed at least 35 people, Russians and foreigners (at least one Briton and Ukrainian) as well. The world society in the name of The EU, US, UK, France, Spain, Argentina, Chile, Venezuela, Poland and others has condemned this attack and offers support to Russia.
      
      List of the people hurt is available here List of the people hurt
      
      "We should never allow the terrorists to win," said UK Prime Minister David Cameron.
      
      UK Foreign Secretary William Hague: "I condemn the mindless act of terrorism that took place this afternoon at Moscow's Domodedovo airport. Such acts can have no justification and serve no purpose."
      
      Barack Obama anNicolasss Sarkozy expressed very much regret about this incident in the phone talk with Russian President Dmitry Medvedev.
      
      Barack Obama called explosion "outrageous act of terrorism", reports Associated Press.
      
      Canada "strongly condemns" the bomb attack, Prime Minister Stephen Harper says. "The use of violence against innocent people must never be tolerated and we condemn those responsible for this horrible act."
      
      Argentina regrets much in connection with terrorist attack and offers condolences to families of its victims and those, who was hurt, - reports Foreign ministry of Argentina
      
      Foreign Ministry of Chile condemned terrorists and brought into focus impermissibility of violence in any form.
      
      Condolences and solidarity were expressed also by Venezuela, Paraguay and Egypt.
      
      Members of the Security Council and UN Secretary General expressed condolences to families of the died and hurt and expressed readiness to fight against terrorism.
      
      An explosion happened in Moscow's Domodedovo airport, the busiest one in the Russian capital on the January, 24 at 16.32 MSK, killing 35 people at least . Some 170 people were injured in the blast, which reports suggest was the work of a suicide bomber. Some witnesses say it was a woman wearing hijab, others supposed it was a man of Arabic or Caucasian appearance, and that he shouted: "I'll kill you all!" before he had detonated the equivalent of 7kg (15lb) of TNT.
      
      Place for the crime was chosen perfectly. It happened in the international arrivals hall in a public area, to which people who are not passengers have free access, where where friends, relatives and drivers were waiting for passengers to come through customs.
      
      The hall filled with smoke, the panic began. But short after that functioning of the airport was back to normal. People were still checking in for flights. But security at the entrance was increased.
      
      
      Domodedovo airport was closed for 20 minutes, when injured and dead bodies were ferried from the scene to Moscow hospitals. Emergency workers had to use luggage trolleys - so many people were injured and dead. Now the airport is functioning nominally.
      
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      news.km.ru
      www.bbc.co.uk
      www.interfax.ru
      bbc.co.uk
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Author: Yulia Buzykina


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