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Putin visits victims of Volgograd bombings

President pledges to keep country safe amid fears of further attacks in run-up to Winter Olympics in Sochi.

Last updated: 01 Jan 2014 18:17
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Russia's president has visited victims of two suicide bombings in the southern city of Volgograd.

Vladimir Putin has also met security officials and pledged to find a way to keep Russians safe.

The deadly bombings have raised fears of further attacks in the run-up to the Winter Olympics in nearby Sochi next month.

Al Jazeera's Sonia Gallego reports.

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