Sergei Sobyanin expresses his condolences following the tragedy in the St Petersburg 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.”