Archive | January, 2014

Russia terror analysis: Volgograd and an Olympics under threat

by Andrei Soldatov When Dokku Umarov, the leader of the Islamist insurgency in the North Caucasus, issued a statement six months ago promising a strike on the Olympics in Sochi, Russian authorities were faced with two major questions. Experts and the secret services asked whether militants still possessed the capabilities to hit beyond the North […]