February 6, 2014

Was Modern Europe's First Genocide in Sochi?

Joshua Keating, Slate

The Associated Press

Of the myriad controversies surrounding the upcoming Olympics, one that’s gotten relatively little attention—at least outside Russia—is the ongoing campaign against the games by the global Circassian community. The choice of Sochi as a venue has highlighted a tragic but largely forgotten chapter in the region’s history.

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