February 1, 2014

Sochi Olympics Are Safe. Here's Why

Peritz & Eoyang, Washington Post

The Associated Press

The security threat during the Olympics isn’t hypothetical. As has been widely reported, the Winter Games are being held in a country with an active insurgency capable of coordinating devastating attacks, including two suicide bombings in December. In the past seven months, Chechen terrorists have twice issued statements targeting the Olympics. But if there’s a terrorist attack during the Games, it’s far more likely to happen outside Sochi.

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