In Boston, a series of explosions thundered in the international marathon finish time. According to recent reports, several people were killed, and the number of injured rose to 100. It is expected that the number of victims could rise further.
Meanwhile, the White House said that sounded during the marathon explosions that athletes are confused with fireworks, now considered as a terrorist act.
"If, during any accident occurs several explosions, then, without a doubt, it can be called a terrorist attack. Events in Boston, seems to fit this category, so the explosions in Boston we regard as a terrorist act.
As long as we do not know who is the organizer of the bombings. During the investigation, we will find out who was behind it - any terrorist group, the residents of the United States or from other countries, "- quoted White House spokesman international agency Reuters.
It should be noted that the bombings in Boston are probably the most large-scale terrorist attack that occurred in the last 11.5 years in the United States.