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Sweden confirms 'terrorist' attack after Stockholm explosions

Police in Sweden say they are treating two explosions in the centre of Stockholm as a terrorist attack.

A car blew up in a busy shopping area on Saturday afternoon, followed moments later by a second blast nearby.

Witnesses said a man found dead had been carrying an explosive device. Two other people were injured.

The BBC's Stephen Evans reports.

  • 12 Dec 2010
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