A woman has been filmed brandishing the severed head of a child outside a Moscow metro station.
Russian media posted videos of the woman dressed in black, wandering around, holding the child’s head in the air and shouting about the end of the world and claiming to be a “terrorist”.
A reporter from RBC TV said she had heard the woman screaming “Allahu Akbar” (God is Great), although much of what is said in the video footage is incomprehensible.
Polina Nikolskaya, the reporter, said: “She was standing near the metro entrance and caught my attention because she was screaming Allahu Akbar.
“I saw that she had a bloodied head in her arms, but I thought it was not real.
“People in the crowd said it was real.”
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