Daesh claims responsibility for deadly Manchester attack

Sputnik News– Daesh terrorist group has claimed responsibility for the deadly Manchester attack, media reported.

At least 22 people, including children, were killed and 59 injured when a blast rocked through the Manchester Arena foyer after the concert of US singer Ariana Grande on Monday night. Greater Manchester police say they are treating the attack as a terrorist incident, confirming that the attacker who was carrying an explosive device died in the arena.

According to Reuters, Daesh claimed the Manchester attack had been carried out with an explosive device planted at the concert.