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Blast Injures 10 in St Petersburg, Russia


10 people have been injured as a result of “an explosion of an unidentified device” in a shop in the Russian city of St. Petersburg, which has prompted the evacuation of at least 50 peoplem According to the Russian Investigative Committee, preliminary data shows that a device stuffed with damage agents is likely to be the cause for the explosion.


Saudi Arabia agrees to buy Russian S-400 air defense system


Saudi Arabia has agreed to buy Russian S-400 surface-to-air missile systems, The report came during a visit by Saudi King Salman to Moscow, The countries also signed a memorandum of understanding to help the kingdom in its efforts to develop its own military industries, a statement from state-owned Saudi Arabian Military Industries said. A number of deals have been signed during this week’s trip by King Salman to Russia, the first by a Saudi monarch.