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Metrojet Crash In Egypt Was Result Of 'Terrorist Act,' Russia Says

The Huffington Post The Huffington Post 17/11/2015 Jade Walker
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MOSCOW (AP) — The head of Russia's FSB security service says the crash of the passenger plane in Egypt was the result of a 'terrorist' act.

Alexander Bortnikov told President Vladimir Putin on Tuesday that a homemade explosive device blew up on the plane.

All 224 people on board the plane, most of them Russian tourists, were killed in the Oct. 31 crash.

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