Tillerson made a statement regarding the attack in Manchester

Rex Tillerson said that the hearts of the Americans – with families of those who lost loved ones in the terrorist attack in Manchester.

U.S. Secretary of state Rex Tillerson expressed his condolences to the victims of the terrorist attack in Manchester on behalf of the American people and stressed that the United States is closely cooperating with Britain in the process of investigation. This is stated in the statement of the head of the US state Department released Tuesday.

“Despite the fact that it was still too early to talk about who is responsible for this crime, we work closely with the UK government and supported their efforts in the investigation and response to this attack,” – said the head of American diplomacy.

He also stressed that the hearts of the Americans – with families of those who lost loved ones and those who suffered in the terrorist attack in Manchester.

As reported, on the night of may 23 in the UK the attack occurred during a concert by American singer Ariana Grande at the stadium “Manchester arena”. According to recent reports, the death toll has risen to 22 people. More than fifty were injured.

British police have declared, that considers an event as a terrorist act. Responsibility for attack was assumed already by the terrorist group “Islamic state”. In London law enforcement bodies strengthen security measures.