In the Moscow metro on Friday, April 28, there was a curious incident: the mistake was included notification of an air alert. This writes the online Pro-Kremlin RIA Novosti.
Muscovites in social networks reported that in the subway “sound the alert air alert and alert that all escalators work only on descent.”
As explained subsequently, one of the employees of the metro, it was a false alarm: during maintenance work on the equipment allegedly occurred “a short-term failure, lasting only five minutes” problems “immediately eliminated”.
The representative of the subway added that metro at this point, continued to operate in the normal mode, all escalators worked on input and output.
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On 3 April 2017 at the metro in St. Petersburg explosion, which killed a total of 16 people, more than 100 were injured. The Prosecutor General’s office qualified the incident as a terrorist act.
On 17 April, the FSB announced the arrest of a native of Central Asia Abror Azimov, who is suspected of preparing an alleged terrorist-bombing – 22-year-old Akbarjon Jalilova.