Ariana Grande, her fans, and the rest of the civilized world is in mourning today following Monday night’s bombing at her concert in Manchester, England.
Grande has since reacted on Twitter telling her fans that she is broken. There are also reports that she has suspended the remainder of her “Dangerous Woman World Tour” in the wake of the terror bombing that claimed that lives of 22 people and injured a reported 59 others. The attack was carried out by a lone suicide bomber who has since been identified as Salman Abedi, CNN reported. Police are still actively investigating the incident as an act of terror and are looking to see if there are any links to known terror groups and if Abedi acted alone or has accomplices.
“broken. from the bottom of my heart, i am so so sorry. i don’t have words,” Ariana Grande tweeted on Monday night. Ariana Grande or anyone on her team were not harmed but in an official statement from her management states that she is deeply saddened by the incident. “”Tonight, our hearts are broken,” the statement reads (via Billboard). “Words cannot express our sorrow for the victims and families harmed in this senseless attack. We mourn the lives of children and loved ones taken by this cowardly act.”
from the bottom of my heart, i am so so sorry. i don't have words.
— Ariana Grande (@ArianaGrande) May 23, 2017
Reports of the explosion hit Twitter around 10:35 PM UK time. The explosion reported happened in the foyer area just out the Manchester Arena moments after the concert ended and concertgoers were exiting the complex. The next tour date on Ariana Grande’s “Dangerous Woman World Tour” was scheduled for Thursday in London, but that show has since been canceled, TMZ reported. Her team is currently evaluating the remaining dates on the European leg of her tour to see if they want to continue or cancel it all entirely.
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— CNN Newsroom (@CNNnewsroom) May 23, 2017