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Trump says blast in St. Petersburg metro station a 'terrible thing'
April 3, 2017 / 5:56 PM / 6 months ago

Trump says blast in St. Petersburg metro station a 'terrible thing'

U.S. President Donald Trump speaks during his meeting with Egyptian President Abdel Fattah Al Sisi in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington, U.S., April 3, 2017. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump on Monday called the explosion in a St. Petersburg metro tunnel a “terrible thing.”

When asked about the blast that killed 10 people and injured more than 20 in Russia on Monday, Trump told reporters that it was a “terrible thing - happening all over the world - absolutely a terrible thing.”

Reporting by Ayesha Rascoe

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