Russia Ties Crashes to Terror Russian officials say traces of explosives have now been discovered amid the wreckage of both jetliners that crashed within minutes of each other on Tuesday. Security officials say they have also identified the corpses of two Chechen women -- one on each plane -- whose families have not come forward to claim the bodies. Terrorism tied to Russia's ongoing battle with Chechen separatists is suspected. Hear NPR's Lawrence Sheets.
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Trace of Explosives Found on Second Russian Plane

Russian officials say traces of explosives have now been discovered amid the wreckage of both jetliners that crashed within minutes of each other on Tuesday. Security officials say they have also identified the corpses of two Chechen women — one on each plane — whose families have not come forward to claim the bodies. Terrorism tied to Russia's ongoing battle with Chechen separatists is suspected. Hear NPR's Lawrence Sheets.