Islamic State claims responsibility for horrific shooting rampage in Russian concert hall

Kyiv emphatically denies involvement in horrific shooting rampage, which claimed 143 lives

24 March 2024 - 00:00
By Guy Faulconbridge and Gleb Stolyarov

The four armed men walked calmly towards the metal detectors at Crocus City Hall, firing their automatic weapons point-blank in short bursts at terrified civilians who fell screaming in a hail of bullets.

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