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Russia: Plane brought down by homemade explosive device

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MOSCOW (AP) -- The head of Russia's FSB security service says the crash of the passenger plane in Egypt was the result of a `terrorist' act.


   Alexander Bortnikov told President Vladimir Putin on Tuesday that a homemade explosive device blew up on the plane.


   All 224 people on board the plane, most of them Russian tourists, were killed in the Oct. 31 crash.

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