No Vietnamese casualties reported in Moscow terrorist attack: diplomat

March 23, 2024

MOSCOW – There has not been any information on casualties related to Vietnamese people in the terrorist attack on Crocus City Hall in Moscow on March 22 evening (local time), said Counselor Vũ Sơn Việt, head of the Consular Department and deputy head of the Community Affairs Board of the Vietnamese Embassy in Russia. Until March 23 afternoon (Việt Nam time), the attack killed 93 people and injured at least 145 others. Việt said that as soon as receiving information about the attack, the embassy implemented citizen protection work, sending personnel to the scene. From March 22 night until 5am on March 23, they rescued 12 Vietnamese people and brought them home safely. According to Việt, whenever there is a case of insecurity or terrorism, the embassy sends warnings to the Vietnamese community through the Vietnamese association in Russia, groups, or networks of Vietnamese people in the country.

The source of this news is from Vietnam News

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