The bombing of St. Petersburg , a suicide bomber from the Central Asian port
Guardian newspaper revealed , quoting, the agency «Interfax» Russian news agency that a suicide bomber from Central Asia is responsible for the bloody blast , which occurred in the St. Petersburg Metro Station.
The source told the agency that the authorities have confirmed that the suspected suicide is a 23 - year - old man was carrying an explosive device to the St. Petersburg Metro in a backpack.
The agency said that a man was picked up by a surveillance camera and was suspected earlier that his role in the blast , surrendered himself to the police and denied involvement in the blast.
A senior security official in Kazakhstan, said yesterday it is suspected that a citizen of Russia due to the origins of Central Asia is behind the bombing. Nour said Ghali Belispkov deputy head of the National Security Committee of Kazakhstan during a government meeting that the Commission is cooperating with the Russian security services and exchange information with them regarding the investigation.
11 people were killed and 45 wounded at least in the blast , which targeted a train wagon in the metro network Tamedinh yesterday evening (Monday), while security forces deactivated a second explosive device found in a subway station the city center.
Russian President Vladimir Putin said during a meeting with Belarussian President Alexander Lukashenko in St. Petersburg , said the government is considering all the reasons behind the explosion in a network of tunnels St. Petersburg trains including terrorism.
The news agency «Interfax» news agency quoted a source as saying that one of the blasts carried out at least an explosive filled with shrapnel. The press office of the city mayor Andre Kibetov director of the social networking «Twitter» site that 17 ambulances treating the wounded now.
It showed footage of the injured on the station platform while handling some emergency service personnel, and others fled amid a cloud of smoke station. The «Commission investigations» Russian government , which has broad powers that it has opened a criminal investigation into an act of terrorism charges in relation to the explosion, said it had sent a group of investigators to St. Petersburg to investigate the incident. But she added that, despite the opening of the investigation under charges of terrorism , it would consider all possible causes.
Site «Fontanka» Russian news online and publish a photo someone said that the police sought to arrest him in connection with the explosion, and photos show a bearded middle - aged man wearing a black hat. The Web site said the man entered Petroweredskaya station 20 minutes before the explosion.
Russia came under attack from militants from Chechnya in the past years. The Chechen rebel leaders have threatened repeatedly more attacks. 38 people were killed , at least in 2010 when two female suicide bombers blew themselves up in the Moscow subway.
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