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. Last Updated: 07/27/2016

Live Grenade Defused




MOSCOW -- Authorities defused a live grenade found in a passenger train that had arrived Saturday at Moscow's Paveletsky train station from the southern republic of Dagestan, a news agency reported.


Railway police found the grenade attached under the 17th wagon of a train that arrived at 10:25 a.m. from Makhachkala,the capital of Dagestan, Itar-Tass said.


Normally used by the Russian military, the grenade could have exploded at any moment, the agency said. Police defused the explosive, which was found during a check of the train.