SITREP: Crocus City Hall Attack (Warning: Graphic)

Flash Updates:

  • At least 3x unknown gunmen armed with automatic rifles opened fire into crowds of venue goers at the Crocus City Hall in Moscow. At least 1x additional attacker seen with large bag

  • An official casualty count has not been released so far, but preliminary reporting by Russian media and TG channels suggesting dozens of casualties
  • Venue is currently engulfed in flames, hindering rescue responses for those inside

  • Affiliation of attackers unknown at this time
  • The attack comes two weeks after the United States State Department issued a security alert stating that they were “monitoring reports that extremists have imminent plans to target large gatherings in Moscow, to include concerts.”