Isis releases photo showing bomb they claim to have used to bring down Russian plane



The IED used to blow up the Russian plane in its component parts

Isis has released an image of the IED bomb components they claim to have used to blow up a Russian plane over Egypt.

In the latest edition of its propaganda magazine Dabiq, printed in English, the group boasts that the bomb was enclosed in a Schweppes Gold pineapple juice.

Printed beside a photo of the wreckage, a picture shows three components laid out on a cloth which they supposedly used – though their claims cannot be verified by an independent body.

The foreword to the Dabiq issue, entitled Just Terror, claims militants ‘discovered a way to compromise the security at Sharkm el-Sheikh airport’ which allowed them to bring… Read the full story