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Investigators look for clues near destroyed cars on the explosion site near Rizhskaya subway station (AFP Photo / Denis Sinyakov)

31 August

On August 31, 2004, a terrorist attack shattered the area near the Rizhskaya subway station in Moscow. The explosion was set off by a female suicide bomber and took the lives of 10 people, including the bomber and one of the explosion’s instigators, and left 50 people injured.…

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Peter Carl Faberge

Peter Carl Faberge was a world famous master jeweler and head of the ‘House of Faberge’ in Imperial Russia in the waning days of the Russian Empire.

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