The death toll following the November 16 bomb blast in the Caspian Sea coastal town of Kaspiisk has reached 50 as rescue workers continue to search the rubble for survivors and victims. A person suspected of staging the blast has been detained, Itar-Tass reported. The identity of the suspect has not been revealed. (UPI, Reuters, Interfax, Itar-Tass, November 18)
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