Aug 21, 2009
Update on the crisis/status quo in the Caucasus: According to the NY Times, today suicide bombers on bicycles killed at least four police officers in separate attacks in Grozny, Chechnya. This is the latest instance of violence/terrorism in Chechnya. A truck was exploded earlier this week killing 25. There have also been at least 3 kidnappings and murders in the Caucasus in the last month.