31 Dead in Moscow Airport Suicide Bombing

31 Dead in Moscow Airport Suicide Bombing

At least 31 were killed and some 130 were wounded in a terrorist suicide bombing Monday at the Moscow Airport. The bomber struck in the international baggage claim area of Domodedovo Airport, Russia´s largest airport. p.m. local time, according to numerous media reports. The Interfax news agency reported that the blast was equivalent to approximately 15 pounds (7 kg) of TNT. More than 50 ambulances arrived to transport victims from the site, emergency workers told the news agency.


Reports of more than one bomber are being investigated, and some international flights have been delayed indefinitely, according to the airport website.



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Montag, 24 Januar 2011