Moscow Police Check 9 Train Stations After Bomb Scares; Kursk Evacuated

April 27, 2016
Train station in Moscow. Photo via

LIVE UPDATES: Moscow law-enforcers inspected all 9 train stations this afternoon and evacuated the Kursk Station after anonymous bomb threats were made by telephone.

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