Russia metro explosion 10 killed and many injured

St Petersburg metro explosion: Recap as man hunted over briefcase bomb which killed 10 in ‘terror attack’

Disturbing photographs show many people lying injured on the floor after explosions on the Russian city’s underground network

Russian officials say an improvised explosive device was to blame for the carnage – and a second device was later found at the Polshchad Vosstaniya  before it could detonate.

Shocking video footage also shows witnesses desperately trying to free victims from a badly damaged train.

It comes on the day the Russian president Vladimir Putin  visited the city.

One image shows the side of a train carriage badly damaged, with its steel doors twisted and burnt.

At the end of this report two unnamed men were being hunted over the incident.

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