Moscow's Yaroslavsky railway station was evacuated on Wednesday, along with numerous other locations across the capital, including shopping centres, following bomb threats. More than 10,000 people were affected across the city.
Bombs squads with sniffer dogs are investigating the buildings. Among the evacuated locations were the ‘Metropolis’ shopping centre and the ‘GUM’ shopping centre, as well as Plekhanov Russian University of Economy. Kazansky train station was also evacuated.