Kerch says farewell to college victims

Kerch says farewell to college victims

The funeral will be held today at noon at the central cemetery of the city after the memorial service.

Kerch people have come to the memorial ceremony to bid farewell to 17 victims of the college mass murder. The main square of the city is the venue.

About 10.000 people are expected to take part in the service; among them are the families, friends and coworkers of the victims, the Crimea leadership and residents of the city. Medical students of the Kerch Polytechnic College are helping with the funeral organization.

The dead will be buried at 12:00 in the central cemetery of Kerch.

On October 17, a fourth-year student started a shooting and detonated an explosive at a college in Kerch, after which he killed himself. According to the latest data, 21 people died, including the attacker. About 50 people were injured. There will be a post-mortem psychiatric examination to understand the student’s motives.



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