The US Has Predicted and Warned Russia of an Attack

The US Has Predicted and Warned Russia of an Attack. The United States Embassy received a report that there would be a terrorist attack in Moscow. A terrorist attack occurred at a concert in Moscow near Moscow on Friday, March 22, 2024, killing around 143 people and injuring more than 200 others. The ISIS military group claimed responsibility for the attack.

The attackers reportedly targeted a concert at Krokus City Hall, as quoted from CNN. The US Embassy in Russia stated that it was monitoring reports of extremists planning to target large gatherings in Moscow, including concerts. The embassy issued a warning about the potential threat.

Citizens were advised to avoid large gatherings, but Putin apparently ignored and discredited this statement in his speech on Tuesday, March 19, 2024. He told the Russian Federal Security Agency that the United States Embassy’s warning of a potential terror attack in Moscow was provocative. The US Embassy in Moscow stated that it was aware of reports of a terrorist incident at Krokus City Hall and advised US citizens not to travel to Russia.