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MOSCOW, October 21 (Itar-Tass) - Russian President Vladimir Putin offered the deepest condolences to the relatives of the victims of a terrorist act in the city of Volgograd, southeast of the European part of Russia, Russian president’s spokesman Dmitry Peskov said on Monday.
He also added that the president wishes the soonest recovery to those people injured in the terrorist act.
A shuttle bus was blasted at 14:05 Moscow time (10:05 GMT) on Monday. The bus was carrying about 40 people, six of them were killed, 33 people were injured, 28 of them were taken to the hospitals. According to the information of the Russian Investigative Committee, the explosive device was detonated by a female suicide bomber from Dagestan who entered the bus at a bus stop in hijab and the explosion went off after that.