Sergei Sobyanin expresses his condolences following the tragedy in the St Petersburg metro

Sergei Sobyanin expresses his condolences following the tragedy in the St Petersburg metro
Sergei Sobyanin has expressed his condolences to Governor of St Petersburg Georgy Poltavchenko and residents of the city following the tragedy in the metro.

The message reads, in part:

“I would like to express my profound condolences to you and to all St Petersburg residents following this tragic blast in a metro train that has caused so much loss of life.

“I ask you to pass on my words of sympathy and support to the victims’ families, and my wishes for a swift recovery to those injured. The people of Moscow are with you in this difficult hour.”