April 20, 2014

Russia's Islamist Insurgency Is Still Raging

Peter Marzalik, EurasiaNet

The Associated Press

In case you forgot, Russia still has a raging Islamist insurgency that is getting possible worse.

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TAGGED: Russia, Caucasus

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