robertr
4 years ago1,000+ Views
Sochi occupies a perilous position on Russia’s southern frontier, just 50 miles west of the North Caucasus Federal District, a cauldron of ethnic strife, nationalist separatism, and state repression since the collapse of the Soviet Union. In the last two years alone, violence in this vast mountainous region, including car bombings, assassinations, and clashes between Muslim fighters and Russian security forces, has killed or injured more than 1,500 people.
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I'm so glad we haven't seen any attacks
4 years ago·Reply
They have something like 20k security officers
4 years ago·Reply
Thats so much security
4 years ago·Reply
seems excessive
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