The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Kyrgyz Republic officially states that the information appeared in a number of media that Akbarzhon Zhalilov, who is suspected of committing a terrorist act at the metro station in St. Petersburg on April 3, 2017, is "a citizen of Kyrgyzstan" is not true.
According to available information Zhalilov was born on April 1, 1995 in the city of Osh, an ethnic Uzbek, who had incomplete secondary education.
It should be noted that Zhalilov never received a passport of a citizen of the Kyrgyz Republic, since in 2011, after reaching the age of 16, he received the passport of a citizen of the Russian Federation in accordance with his application and the application of his father, a Russian citizen, and from that time on constantly lived on the territory of the Russian Federation.
At present, the competent bodies of the Kyrgyz Republic provide comprehensive assistance to law enforcement agencies of the Russian Federation in the investigation of this case.
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