Russia in shock: What fallout from worst terror assault in many years? | EUROtoday

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The West blames jihadist radicals, the Kremlin is looking for a Ukraine connection and Moscow is reeling. Russia’s deadliest terror assault in almost twenty years follows the identical modus operandi because the 2015 Bataclan live performance corridor bloodbath in Paris.

We ask about Friday night time’s massacre, why Moscow was focused, the 4 alleged gunmen among the many 11 at present in custody and the declare of accountability by the Central Asia-based militants of IS-Okay.

As nations like France elevate their terror alert ranges, we ask about Vladimir Putin’s subsequent transfer. How caught off guard was he? And how will the Russian president reply to the grief and outcry?

Produced by Alessandro Xenos, Rebecca Gnignati and Juliette Brown.