AT LEAST 11 DEAD AFTER BLAST ON RUSSIAN METRO

ST PETERSBURG METRO EXPLOSION AT LEAST 11 DEAD IN UNDERGROUND BLAST IN RUSSIA

RUSSIAN PRESIDENT VLADIMIR PUTIN, WHO IS IN ST PETERSBURG FOR A MEETING WITH BELARUSSIAN LEADER ALEXANDER LUKASHENKO, SAID THE CAUSE OF THE EXPLOSION WAS NOT CLEAR.

St Petersburg, Russia's second-largest city with over 5 million residents, is the country's most popular tourist destination.
St Petersburg health authorities said at least 43 people had been taken to hospital.
ABC/wires Topics: unrest-conflict-and-war, russian-federation First posted April 03, 2017 22:29:09

St Petersburg metro explosion: At least 11 dead in underground blast in Russia Updated April 04, 2017 14:41:41 A terrorism investigation has begun in Russia after an explosion on a train carriage...

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