Suicide Bomber Kills At Least 16 In Russia Nearly A Month Before Olympics
Russian authorities said the bomb was carried out at a train station in Volgograd, in southern Russia.
Of the injured, 33 were hospitalized, with eight in serious condition and one in “extremely serious condition,” Oleg Solagai, a spokesman for the Russian health ministry, told Russian news agency Rossiya24.
Authorities said the death toll may rise, with a 9-year-old girl among the injured and a police officer among the dead.
Russian Russian news site Caucasian Knot reports there have been 32 terrorist attacks in the year leading up to the Sochi Olympics.