10 Dead, 50 Injured After Briefcase Bomb In St. Petersburg Metro; Second Device …

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News Story Source: http://www.zerohedge.com

An explosion occurred on a St. Petersburg Metro Train –  between Sennaya Square and the Institute of Technology

At least 10 dead

At least 50 injured

Device was an IED with shrapnel – left in a briefcase

Entire Transit system shutdown

Putin considering possible terrorist links

A second explosive device has been found and disabled

Russian news reports say that a security camera has caught a person who could be responsible for a blast on St. Petersburg subway.

Update 5: Explosive device was left in briefcase in metro carriage – Interfax. There was no immediate claim of responsibility for the blast.

Update 4: A second device has been found –  Russian anti-terrorism committee says it has found and deactivated a bomb at another St. Petersburg subway station.

The National Anti-Terrorist Committee has confirmed that a makeshift bomb has been found at the Ploshchad Vosstaniya metro station in St. Petersburg and disposed of.

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