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Rebels Launch Deadly Attacks on Region Near Chechnya

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Rebels Launch Deadly Attacks on Region Near Chechnya

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Rebels Launch Deadly Attacks on Region Near Chechnya

Rebels Launch Deadly Attacks on Region Near Chechnya

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At least 46 people are reported dead in southern Russia, after insurgents from Chechnya attacked Russian government installations in at least three cities in a neighboring region overnight. The attack on the Russian republic of Ingushetia was one of the most well-coordinated staged by rebels in recent months. Hear NPR's Renee Montagne and NPR's Lawrence Sheets.