ISIS Celebrates St. Petersburg Subway Terror Act; “A Metro to Hell For The Worshipers of the Cross”

04/03/2017

By: John MacKenzie, Staff Reporter

ISIS supporters are celebrating two explosions that were detonated in the subway of St. Petersburg, Russia today that have killed at least 10 people and injured at least 20.

Comments on al-Minbar al-‘Ilami al-Jihadi, an online forum for supporters of the Islamic State include;

“We ask Allah to bless the operation by the lions of the Caliphate, we ask Allah to kill the Crusaders”

“Monday bombs made for a metro to hell for the worshipers of the Cross”

“The attack were revenge for Russia’s backing of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad.”

Russian officials have declared this an act of terror. 

This report will be updated as more information is available.