Posted: 29.03.2024 17:33:38

Media: 9 people detained in Tajikistan over Russian Crocus City Hall terrorist attack

Reuters stated that employees of the State Committee for National Security of Tajikistan detained nine people who are allegedly connected with suspects in the case of the terrorist attack in Crocus City Hall and the Islamic State Khorasan Province terrorist group, TASS reports


According to the Tajik security forces, all nine suspects were detained on March 25th in the city of Vakhdat and taken to the capital, Dushanbe.

In the evening of March 22nd, before the concert, shooting and fire occurred in the Krasnogorsk Crocus City Hall. It was reported that several men burst into the hall and began shooting people at point-blank range, throwing incendiary bombs. Then the attackers set fires in a number of places, as a result of which the roof collapsed and the auditorium completely burnt out.