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By Mangosuthu Buthelezi
Independent voices from the The Washington Times Communities
Topic - Natalia Timakova
Russia's top security officials on Tuesday briefed parliament about an investigation of last month's suicide bombing at a Moscow airport, one day after Chechen warlord Doku Umarov took responsibility for the blast and threatened more attacks.
If the investigation shows that more security service employees were at fault, "they, too, will be punished," she said.
"The head of the Federal Security Service gave [Mr. Medvedev] a list of employees responsible for miscalculations in their work, who were fired for inadequately carrying out their responsibilities," Kremlin spokeswoman Natalia Timakova was quoted by the ITAR-TASS agency as saying.