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Chechen Terrorism


    A memorial to the victims taken hostage by Chechen separatists in the Nord Ost Theatre in Moscow, and subsequently killed when Russian forces raided to break the siege; also discusses the results of the official investigation.


    Introduces a report by Yuriy Savelev which contradicts the official version of the terrorist attack in Beslan; includes photographs and articles, with a smaller section on the Nord Ost Theater investigation.

  • School Siege in Beslan

    An interactive video feature, by the New York Times, covers the events of September 2004, when a school was first held hostage by terrorists, then stormed by Russian forces.

  • Terror 99

    Suggests that the series of bombs which went off in Russia during September 99 were not the work of Chechen separatists, but Russian secret services. Includes a time line, documentation, and details of a documentary film.

  • Timeline: the Beslan School Siege

    A time line of the crisis, from September 1st to September 6th, 2004.

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