At least eleven killed in a shooting in a Russian school, including eight children.
At least eleven people died in a shooting in the Russian city of Kazan on Tuesday morning. It concerns at least eight children and a teacher. According to the Russian news agency TASS, 32 people have been injured.
According to BBC News, a suspect has been arrested. Two people would have opened fire. It is not clear whether a second suspect has also been arrested.
More than seven hundred children and about seventy employees would have been present in the school building. Images on social media show that heavily armed agents have entered the building. Some children would have jumped out of windows to escape danger.
Witnesses have told Russian emergency services that they have heard explosions. It is not clear where these explosions took place, but Russian media shows images of debris in the building.