Chechen rebels claim Moscow bombings

Police officer evacuate people from Park Kultury subway station in downtown Moscow on Monday, March 29, 2010. Two female suicide bombers blew themselves up on Moscow's subway system as it was jam-packed with rush-hour passengers Monday, killing at least 35 people and wounding more than 30, the city's mayor and other officials said. ((AP Photo/Pavel Golovkin))

March 31, 2010 11:22:14 AM PDT
Two suicide bombers killed 12 people, including nine police officers in southern Russia on Wednesday, the same day a Chechen militant leader claimed responsibility for deadly subways bombings in Moscow that shocked the nation two days before.