Vladimir Putinto: press service of the presidential administration of the Russian Federation
The President of Russia Vladimir Putin instructed to assist the residents of Beslan who suffered in the terrorist attack of 2004. This information is published on the Kremlin website.
“To take the necessary measures to further support the residents of Beslan”, — the document says. To report on the implementation of the order by Prime Minister Mikhail Mishustin will have until 1 April 2020.
10 Dec 2019 Putin, speaking at a meeting of the Council for human rights called the attack in Beslan soy personal pain. Later, during the annual press conference, the President said that he believes the Beslan one of the most difficult episodes during his presidential career.
The seizure of the school in Beslan happened September 1, 2004. A group of militants was captured and for three days held hostage for more than 1.2 thousand students and teachers of school # 1. In the death of 334 people, including 186 children. Among the victims were 10 employees tssn FSB, it is the biggest loss in a single operation in the history of Russian special forces. Responsibility for the incident was taken by one of the leaders of Chechen militants Shamil Basayev.
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