As a result of the attack, two policemen and one parishioner were killed.
“The Islamic State” took responsibility for the attack on the Orthodox Church of Michael the Archangel in Grozny. This was reported by the monitoring activity of terrorists organization Site Intelligence Group.
On May 19, Ramzan Kadyrov reported on the attack on the church in Grozny : four terrorists came there with a gun, Molotov cocktails and knives. According to Kadyrov, the militants received orders from one of the Western countries and were going to take hostages.
As a result of the attack, two policemen and one parishioner were killed, and terrorists were killed during a special operation. According to the “Caucasian Knot”, the attack was carried out by the natives of Chechnya and Ingushetia.