According to preliminary reports, not a single foreign hostage was killed at the Dubrovka theater center, a spokesman for the Australian Embassy told correspondents here today.
The Russian Foreign Ministry's crisis-management center is busy collecting information about foreign hostages, RIA-NOVOSTI learned at the national Foreign Ministry.
None of the 10 Belarussian hostages was hurt, reports the Belarussian Embassy.
The Georgian Embassy has information on just one out of four Georgian citizens, who were taken hostage. Yelena Dzhmukhadze-Radina is alive, embassy officials noted.
An estimated 75 foreigners were taken hostage in Moscow.
Putin's official spokesman Dmitry Peskov commented on remarks in the US media about failures in launching nuclear-capable missiles in Russia
More than 5.8 million people voted for Nicholas Maduro at the presidential election in Venezuela. This is more than a quarter of registered voters. Why did those people vote for the man, who, as Western media write, took Venezuela to the brink of collapse?
It has long been understood that the West has been trying to subject Russian borders to total control. We have not seen such activity even during the Cold War