Suicide bomb attacks are feared by security forces throughout the world. Early this year, a suicide bombing killed 35 people at a Moscow airport. Following the attack, NATO Secretary-General Anders Fogh Rasmussen had expressed the Western alliance's "solidarity" with Russia.

The Russian capital had been repeatedly rocked by attacks over the last years which have been blamed on militants from the North Caucasus region, where Russia has for years has been battling an Islamist...

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