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Teenaged terrorist jailed in Russia


February 8th, 2012 - 7:02 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, Feb 8 (IANS/RIA Novosti) A 19-year-old Russian has been sentenced to jail for nine years for starting a terrorist cell while still underage.The teenager was also linked to a ... Read more...

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Russia busted about 200 spies in 2011: Medvedev


February 7th, 2012 - 10:50 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Feb 7 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russian counter-intelligence exposed 199 foreign spies in 2011, said President Dmitry Medvedev Tuesday.It proves that "activity of [foreign] intelligence services is not decreasing", Medvedev said. ... Read more...

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227 guns seized at Russian airports in 2011


January 24th, 2012 - 3:04 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, Jan 24 (IANS/RIA Novosti) A total of 227 firearms, thousands of rounds of ammunition and several kilograms of explosives were seized at airports across Russia last year, a police ... Read more...

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Goldman Sachs chosen adviser for Russian airport’s sale


December 20th, 2011 - 4:52 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Dec 20 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russia's largest airport, Moscow's Domodedovo, has chosen Goldman Sachs investment bank as an adviser for the airport's possible sale, a banking source told Prime news ... Read more...

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Russians building bomb-proof toilets


June 10th, 2011 - 7:54 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Moscow, June 10 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Russian authorities are constructing bomb-proof toilets in the country’s capital. The toilets are expected to be unveiled later this year. The officials say the mode of the ... Read more...

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Four militants killed in Russia’s North Caucasus


April 19th, 2011 - 1:10 am ICT by BNO News
DAGESTAN, RUSSIA -- Russian security forces on Monday killed four suspected Islamist militants in Dagestan, in the troubled Russia's North Caucasus, Itar-Tass news agency reported.On early Monday, two vehicles were ordered to ... Read more...

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Russian bomb squad called to defuse ’sex toy package’


March 16th, 2011 - 8:01 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Moscow, Mar 16 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Following the recent bomb attack at the Domodedovo which led to the death of about 40 people, the Russian anti-terrorist squad is not taking any chances.When the ... Read more...

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Six dead in southern Russia plane crash


March 6th, 2011 - 12:17 am ICT by BNO News
MOSCOW (BNO NEWS) -- Six crew members were killed Saturday in a plane crash in the village of Garbuzovo in southern Russia's Belgorod region, Russian Ministry for Civil Defence, Emergencies and Disaster ... Read more...

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Man blows himself up outside Moscow shopping centre


February 27th, 2011 - 6:41 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, Feb 27 (IANS) A man blew up himself with a grenade in an apparent suicide attack at the entrance to a shopping centre in Moscow Saturday, media reports said.Interfax news agency ... Read more...

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Medvedev vows to drown terrorists in their blood


February 22nd, 2011 - 9:31 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Feb 22 (IANS) Russian President Dmitry Medvedev Tuesday vowed to drown those who want bloodshed in their own blood, media reports said.The president met the National Anti-terrorism Committee in Vladikavkaz, in ... Read more...

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Gorbachev urges Russia to adopt new approach to ‘terrorism’


February 11th, 2011 - 1:37 pm ICT by ANI
Moscow, Feb 11 (ANI): Former Soviet leader Mikhail Gorbachev has urged Russia to adopt a new approach to 'terrorism', insisting that it cannot be defeated with "cannons"."Those who think that terrorism can ... Read more...

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Chechen rebel claims responsibility for Moscow bomb attack


February 8th, 2011 - 8:24 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, Feb 8 (IANS) Chechen rebel leader Doku Umarov has claimed responsibility for the suicide bomb attack at the Domodedovo airport in Moscow last month, Xinhua reported.In a video received late Monday, ... Read more...

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Bomb scare prompts evacuation in Moscow


February 6th, 2011 - 3:59 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Feb 6 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Authorities ordered an evacuation of passengers from the Leningradsky and Yaroslavsky train stations in Moscow following a bomb threat, a police source said Sunday.The move followed an ... Read more...

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Two Moscow malls evacuated after terror alert


January 29th, 2011 - 11:53 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Jan 29 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Visitors were evacuated Saturday from two shopping malls in Moscow after they received a terror threat, police said.Police evacuated the Mega-Belaya Dacha shopping centre in southeast Moscow ... Read more...

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Moscow airport blast aimed at foreigners


January 29th, 2011 - 7:59 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Jan 29 (IANS/RIA Novosti) The Jan 24 suicide blast in Moscow's Domodedovo airport that killed 35 people was aimed primarily at foreigners, investigators said Saturday."It was no accident that the terrorist ... Read more...

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Moscow suicide bomber hung around for 15 minutes: report


January 27th, 2011 - 10:24 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Jan 27 (IANS/RIA Novosti) The suicide bomber who detonated an explosive device Monday at Moscow's Domodedovo airport was hanging around the arrival zone for about 15 minutes before blowing himself up, ... Read more...

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Putin says Chechens not behind deadly Moscow airport bombing


January 27th, 2011 - 5:21 pm ICT by ANI
Moscow, Jan.27 (ANI): Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin has said Chechen terrorists were not behind the deadly suicide attack on a Moscow airport.Putin said: "This terrorist act, according to preliminary data, has ... Read more...

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US sends police officer to get data on Moscow blast


January 26th, 2011 - 8:29 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Jan 26 (IANS/RIA Novosti) The US has sent a New York Police Department (NYPD) officer to Moscow to collect information on the terrorist attack at the Russian capital's Domodedovo airport, where ... Read more...

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Moscow airport bombers were part of suicide squad trained in Pakistan: Report


January 26th, 2011 - 2:53 pm ICT by ANI
Moscow, Jan 26(ANI): The suicide bombers who carried out the Moscow airport attack were probably part of a suicide squad trained in Pakistan's al-Qaeda strongholds.A newspaper close to Russia's FSB security service ... Read more...

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Interpol to help probe Moscow bombing


January 26th, 2011 - 8:35 am ICT by IANS
Moscow/Paris, Jan 26 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Interpol is ready to help Russia investigate Monday's terrorist attack at Moscow's Domodedovo airport, the organisation's secretary general Ronald K. Noble has said."Our bureau in Moscow and ... Read more...

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Putin announces compensation worth $100,000 for blast victims


January 25th, 2011 - 11:17 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Jan 25 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Families of those killed in a deadly terrorist attack at Moscow's Domodedovo airport Monday will receive three million rubles ($100,000) each as compensation from the government, Russian ... Read more...

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PM condemns Moscow terror attacks


January 25th, 2011 - 10:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 25 (IANS) Strongly condemning the terrorist attack at Moscow's airport, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Tuesday conveyed his "deep anguish" to Russian President Dmitry Medvedev and underlined the need ... Read more...

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Security beefed up at Beijing airport after Moscow blast


January 25th, 2011 - 3:55 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Jan 25 (IANS) Chinese police have tightened security at Beijing International Airport following a bomb blast incident Monday which killed 35 people and injured at least 150 others at Moscow's Domodedovo ... Read more...

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Pakistan expresses solidarity with Russia after Domodedovo airport terror attack


January 25th, 2011 - 2:56 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Jan 25(ANI): Pakistan has strongly condemned the terrorist attack at a Moscow airport, and expressed solidarity with the people and the leadership of Russia.At least 35 people were killed ... Read more...

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It was a well-planned terrorist act: Medvedev (Lead)


January 25th, 2011 - 1:55 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Jan 25 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russian President Dmitry Medvedev Tuesday termed the Monday's deadly blast incident at the capital's Domodedovo International Airport as "a well-planned terrorist act" which aimed at killing "as ... Read more...

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International community strongly condemns Moscow terror attack


January 25th, 2011 - 1:04 pm ICT by BNO News
MOSCOW (BNO NEWS) -- The international community on Monday strongly condemned the suicide bombing which killed at least 34 people at Moscow's Domodedovo International Airport, calling it inhumane and unacceptable.NATO Secretary General ... Read more...

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Anti terror panel blames `insufficient’ security for Moscow blast


January 25th, 2011 - 11:24 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, Jan 25 (IANS) Insufficient security measures in Moscow's Domodedovo airport are to blame for Monday's deadly blast, which left 35 dead, a spokesman for Russia's national anti-terrorism committee (NAC) said Tuesday."Security ... Read more...

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UN chief slams bombing at Moscow airport


January 25th, 2011 - 3:04 am ICT by IANS
United Nations, Jan 25 (IANS) UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon condemned the deadly suicide bombing at Moscow's Domodedovo Airport Monday, which killed at least 35 people. The secretary-general is "appalled" by the incident ... Read more...

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At least 31 killed & 130 injured in Russian Domodedovo airport blast


January 24th, 2011 - 10:34 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Moscow, Jan 24 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Russia’s biggest airport, Domodedovo, was rocked by bomb blasts on Monday.About 50 ambulances were rushed to the scene of the blast. The blast took place ... Read more...

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31 killed in Moscow airport suicide bombing (Second Lead)


January 24th, 2011 - 10:26 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Jan 24 (IANS) At least 31 people were killed and over 130 injured in an apparent suicide bombing at Moscow's Domodedovo airport Monday, the Russian health ministry said.The Russian Investigative Committee's ... Read more...

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31 killed in Moscow airport bombing


January 24th, 2011 - 9:59 pm ICT by ANI
Moscow, Jan 24 (ANI): At least 31 persons have been killed and over hundred others are reported to be injured in the blast that rocked Moscow's Domodedovo airport on Monday.Domodedovo airport is ... Read more...

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20 killed in Moscow airport blast (Lead)


January 24th, 2011 - 9:53 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Jan 24 (IANS) At least 20 people were killed in a suicide explosion at Moscow's Domodedovo airport Monday evening, media reports said.The Investigative Committee's Transport Investigative Department confirmed the explosion occurred ... Read more...

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Two killed in Moscow airport blast


January 24th, 2011 - 9:20 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Jan 24 (IANS) At least two people were killed in an explosion at Moscow's Domodedovo airport Monday, a media report said.Several other people were injured in the blast, which occurred at ... Read more...

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Three killed in Russian plane explosion (Lead)


January 2nd, 2011 - 2:41 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, Jan 2 (IANS/RIA Novosti) At least three passengers were killed and over 40 injured when a Russian jet carrying 134 people exploded shortly after making an emergency landing at a Siberian ... Read more...

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Freezing rain affects airport operations in Moscow


December 26th, 2010 - 6:35 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Dec 26 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Freezing rain struck Moscow, affecting power supplies and forcing the authorities to halt operations at the Domodedovo airport Sunday, leaving hundreds of passengers stranded.A spokeswoman for the ... Read more...

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