Dagestan bombing claims 13 lives

Bombs hidden in two vehicles exploded outside a police station in Makhachkala, capital of the Russian republic of Dagestan, killing at least 13 people and wounding scores.

Bombs hidden in two vehicles exploded outside a police station in Makhachkala, capital of the Russian republic of Dagestan, killing at least 13 people and wounding scores.

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Authorities blamed Islamic insurgents. Militants frequently attack police and civilians in Russia’s restive North Caucasus.