Heather Nauert



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World news: the US to help the Tajik authorities to investigate attacks on foreign tourists.

The American administration is providing assistance to the Tajik authorities to investigate the attack in the Central Asian Republic for foreign tourists, including from the United States. This was announced on Tuesday at a regular briefing for journalists the head a press-services of the Department of state Heather Nauert.

“The US government is assisting the government of Tajikistan, which is heading the investigation,” — said the representative of the American foreign Ministry.

However, she noted that Washington cannot at this stage confirm that the responsibility for this outing carries the terrorist group “ISIS”. “We can not currently confirm who was responsible for the attack,” said Nauert .

As previously reported, the terrorist group “ISIS” has claimed responsibility for the attack on foreign tourists in Tajikistan, which occurred on Sunday. This was announced on Monday by the AFP news Agency with reference to the SITE organization, which monitors the activities of extremists on the Internet.