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16 killed in suicide bombing in Russia's south


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  • JBQ Saint Louis, MO
    Dec. 30, 2013 9:26 a.m.

    In "solidarity with the Russian people" could mean a lot of things. There is current conflict with Vladimir Putin. Putin claims that he is Orthodox. The issue is whether he has a moral basis for his rule or is just one more "strongman" in the ruling of Communist Russia. The upcoming Sochi Games will be filled with controversy as U.S. athletes will attempt to defy Russian law with protests. This political turmoil could embolden the terrorists to bomb the Games.