ST. PETERSBURG METRO ROCKED BY TWO EXPLOSIONS IN POSSIBLE TERRORIST ATTACK

by Orthodoxy Cognate PAGE on April 3, 2017

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Pravoslavie.ru – 3/4/17

The St. Petersburg metro station was attacked by exploding shrapnel-filled devices this afternoon, leaving at least ten dead, The Telegraph reports. Pictures posted on social media show the door of at least one subway car blown out. Other images shows passengers lying on the platform of a St. Petersburg station.

Media reports have indicated that there were two explosions. The first reportedly occurred at the Sennaya Square station, and the second occurred at around 2:40 at the Sadovaya station on the blue line of the St. Petersburg metro. Reports thus far state that ten dead and fifty injured have been confirmed by Russia’s anti-terrorism committee.

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