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Putin orders security measures after Russian train station blast

Published on Dec 29, 2013 7:26 PM
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Firefighters, Emergency Ministry members and medics working outside the train station near the site of the explosion in Volgograd Dec 29, 2013. Russian President Vladimir Putin ordered law enforcement agencies to take all necessary measures to ensure security after a suicide bomber killed at least 13 people at train station in the city of Volgograd, RIA cited Mr Putin's spokesman as saying. -- PHOTO: REUTERS

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russian President Vladimir Putin ordered law enforcement agencies to take all necessary measures to ensure security after a suicide bomber killed at least 13 people at train station in the city of Volgograd, RIA cited Mr Putin's spokesman as saying.

A federal police spokesman Vladimir Kolesnikov, said security would be stepped up at train stations and airports following the blast, the second deadly bombing in Volgograd in just over two months.