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Moscow airport bomb toll 37 after injured man dies

Flowers at scene of the bombing. 25 Jan 2011 Image copyright Reuters
Image caption The suicide bomber targeted the arrivals area of Domodedovo airport

A man injured in the Moscow airport bombing on 24 January has succumbed to his wounds, bringing the death toll to 37, health officials said.

Details were not given of the man, who was wounded by fragments from the bomb set off by a suicide attacker in Domodedovo airport.

The attack on the international arrivals hall wounded about 180 people.

Chechen warlord Doku Umarov said he had ordered the bombing, carried out by a 20-year-old man from Ingushetia.

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