Tragedy struck Manchester on Monday night, where bombings took place just outside of an Ariana Grande concert that left 22 people dead and 50 injured. An outpouring of messages of condolences came from the likes of Nicki Minaj, Harry Styles, Taylor Swift and others, Grande issued a short statement regarding the situation. It reads: “Tonight, our hearts are broken. We mourn the lives of children and loved ones taken by this cowardly act. We are thankful for the selfless service tonight of Manchester’s first responders. […] We ask all of you to hold the victims, their families, and all those affected in your hearts and prayers.” Grande also took to Twitter to give a short message, saying, “I am so so sorry. I don’t have words.” You can read both statements below.

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