Responsibility for the attack in Surgut took over the international terrorist organization «Islamic state». Earlier it became known about the man who ran around and attacked people with a knife. As a result, injured seven. The attacker is eliminated.
The attack on the inhabitants of Surgut was made a member of banned terrorist group «Islamic state», reports Reuters. It references associated with the militants, the Agency Amaq.
Previously, RCDS have identified the man who attacked passers-by in Surgut. He was a local resident born in 1994. In addition, it will be checked the information about his possible mental disorder.
An investigation course took under personal control the head of the RCDS Alexander Bastrykin.
Attack on passers-by in Surgut occurred on the morning of August 19. The attack injured seven people. The attacker himself put up resistance during the detention, after which he was eliminated.