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A Field Guide to Jihadi Dagestan and Chechnya

Amb. Marc Ginsberg | Posted 06.22.2013 | World
Amb. Marc Ginsberg

The Northern Caucasus of Russia have for decades been an "off-the-radar" safe haven for Islamic salafist terrorism. Tamerlan Tsarnaev's alleged terrorism in Boston has changed all that.

Clashes In Violence-Plagued Russian Region Leave 13 Dead

AP | Posted 03.28.2012 | World

ROSTOV-ON-DON, Russia — Russian officials say an Islamist warlord, seven militants, four officers and one civilian have been killed in three sep...

Chechnya Reignited: A Promise Unfulfilled in Russia's "Dirty War"

Diana Markosian | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Diana Markosian

It is a conflict with no end in sight as Russians and Chechen rebels continue fighting over land, religion, independence and political control.

Nazran: Suicide Truck Bomb Kills At Least 20

AP | SHAMSUDIN BOKOV, Associated Press Writer | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

NAZRAN, Russia (AP) - A suicide bomber exploded a truck at a police station in Russia's North Caucasus on Monday, killing at least 20 people and wound...

Ruslan Amerkhanov, Russian Minister, Shot In Ingushetia

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

NAZRAN, Russia — The construction minister in Russia's violence-plagued Ingushetia was shot to death in his office Wednesday, the latest in a se...

Weekly Foreign Affairs Roundup

Christopher Herbert and Victoria Kataoka | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Christopher Herbert and Victoria Kataoka

The Week's Top Stories in Foreign Affairs : The End of Iran's Post-Electoral Uprising... for now Facts: Protests initially spread from Tehran to the t...

Yunus Bek Yevkurov, Ingush Leader, Wounded In Suicide Bombing Attack

AP | SHAMSUDIN BOKOV and VLADIMIR ISACHENKOV | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

NAZRAN, Russia — A suicide bomber badly wounded a provincial president in Russia's North Caucasus on Monday, an assassination attempt that under...

Yunus Bek Yevkurov, Ingush Leader, Wounded In Suicide Bombing Attack

AP | SHAMSUDIN BOKOV and VLADIMIR ISACHENKOV | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

NAZRAN, Russia — A suicide bomber badly wounded a provincial president in Russia's North Caucasus on Monday, an assassination attempt that under...