Putin Says Radical Islamist Group Behind Moscow

Russian President Vladimir Putin on Monday, March 25 2024, said that the perpetrator of the shooting at the concert hall in Moscow was ISIS.

Putin conveyed this in a meeting with government officials in Russia. Previously, Putin said that the four suspects in the attack had fled Ukraine when they were about to be arrested by Russian security forces last weekend. At that time, Putin d id not mention any affiliate of the ISIS group which claimed responsibility for the attack.

Ukraine also firmly denied claims of their involvement in the attack and the ISIS group in Afghanistan known as ISIS-K claimed responsibility for carrying out the attack.