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Moscow Concert Attack: Russia’s Deadliest Terrorist Attack Since 2004

BySamantha Nguyen

Mar 25, 2024
The timeline of the concert hall attack in Moscow

The Moscow concert attack, carried out by the jihadist organization Isis-K, was the deadliest terrorist attack in Russia since 2004 when Chechen terrorists seized a school in Beslan. Over 130 people were killed when gunmen opened fire in a Moscow concert hall on a Friday. The attack took place during a sold-out gig of the Russian rock band Piknik in the Crocus City Hall.

The attackers arrived in a car and began shooting outside the building. They then entered the concert hall and continued to shoot at random. Panic and fear spread as the attackers set fire to the seats and building, causing part of the roof to collapse. Some victims suffered from smoke poisoning due to poor ventilation in the building. Emergency calls were made soon after the attack, and rescue units and National Guard troops arrived quickly to try and contain the situation.

Russian authorities later announced that eleven suspects had been arrested, including four believed to have been involved in the attack. However, little is known about the movements of the attackers after they fled from the scene. Investigations into

By Samantha Nguyen

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