Presidential administration deplores Kazan school shooting


The presidential administration of the Republic of Moldova offered its condolences to the families that lost their children and to the relatives of the teachers who were killed in the May 11 school shooting in the city of Kazan, the capital of the autonomous Republic of Tatarstan of the Russian Federation, IPN reports.

“We express our solidarity with the victims who were hospitalized as a result of the received injuries. […] Sincere condolences to all those who suffer and to the whole Russian Federation,” say a press release issued by the presidential press service.

According to the latest press reports, nine persons, seven of whom were children, lost their lives in the Kazan school shooting. At least 21 persons were hurt, 18 of whom are children. The fire was reportedly opened by a gunman aged 19.