The Kremlin refused to consider the explosion in St. Petersburg, flaw of intelligence

Press Secretary of the President of Russia Dmitry Peskov said that the Kremlin did not consider the incident in St. Petersburg, the explosion result of the poor performance of the security services. His words on Thursday, December 28, the correspondent “”.

“No, I do not” — said Peskov, the corresponding question of journalists. According to him, as revealing new details about everything reported to the President. “Based on these reports, he makes his final decision,” — said the representative of the Kremlin.

Reporters noted that the first version of the attack was denied, and then about it said President Vladimir Putin. “The fact that there were used submunitions, respectively, in any case, one way or another, a terrorist act”, — said Peskov. However, he felt wrong “in this case, to tell something or to comment from the Kremlin”.

Besides, incorrect to say that Saint Petersburg has become more vulnerable to attacks, posing the question incorrectly, he said. “You know that terrorism is a danger for any locality in the world”, — concluded the spokesman.

Earlier on Thursday Putin called the attack an explosion in a St. Petersburg supermarket.

The explosion in the storage room of the store “Crossroads” on square of Kalinin occurred on the evening of December 27. Its capacity was estimated at 200 grams in a trotyl equivalent. The investigators found that the supermarket exploded pipe bomb stuffed with striking elements. According to the latest data, injured 13 people.More important news Telegram-channel “Tape days”. Signed!