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    Russian Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Maria Zakharova offered condolences on Friday to friends and relatives of those hurt and killed in the attack on the French southern city of Nice.

    MOSCOW (Sputnik) — Late on Thursday evening, a heavy truck hit a crowd celebrating the Bastille Day in Nice, killing 84 and injuring dozens more.

    "The mass killing in Nice is a thriller that came true. Condolences to the relatives of those killed, words of support to those injured and especially those, who are currently on the verge of life and death, according to the data of the recent hours, there are 18 people in critical condition," Zakharova said on Facebook.

    The spokeswoman urged to fight against threats together.

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