The facts of terrorism

14.04.2017
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The detainee in the case of the terrorist attack in St. Petersburg is a citizen of Tajikistan

MOSCOW, April 10. /TASS/. Sodik Ortikov, one of the detainees in the Russian capital in the case of the explosion in the St. Petersburg metro, is a Tajik citizen. TASS was informed about that on Monday by Tass adviser of the Embassy of Tajikistan in Russia Sarvar Bakhti.

"In Moscow, as part of the criminal case on the explosion in the metro in the Northern Capital, there were two citizens, one of whom was Sodik Ortikov, 39," the diplomat said. As noted by Bakhti, his involvement in this crime "will be established during the investigation." "We can not say now that he is guilty," he added.

Ortikov was born and raised in the city of Kurgan-Tube, the administrative center of the Khatlon province. For the last 15 years he lived in Moscow and worked as a cook in one of the restaurants.

The original link: http://tass.ru/proisshestviya/4170924