TASS: Russian woman injured in Seoul assessed as normal
The condition of a Russian woman injured in a stampede in Seouldoctors assess as normal, said the press secretary of the embassy Russia in Republic of Korea Olga Glotova. She said in conversation with TASSthat the woman is in the hospital.
“One citizen of the Russian Federation is in the hospital. Her condition remains normal, she was contacted and talked to, ”the agency quotes a representative of the diplomatic mission.
Incident happened October 29 in the capital of South Korea, when more than a hundred thousand people were on the same street during the celebration of Halloween. Panic and a terrible crush began, in which 151 people died and 82 more were injured. Among the dead turned out to be four Russian women aged 20 to 30 years.
In South Korea announced national mourning, which will last until November 5.
President of Russia Vladimir Putin sent telegram to the President of South Korea with words of condolence and support.