Russia - Dagestan NPR's Michele Kelemen reports from Moscow that Russia is about to increase the intensity of attacks against Islamic militants in the Caucasus. This time the Russian military is up against rebels in Dagestan (DAH-geh-stahn), a region that shares a border with Chechnya. Some in Russia fear that the military is making the same mistakes it made three years ago in Chechnya and earlier in Afghanistan.
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Russia - Dagestan

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Russia - Dagestan

Russia - Dagestan

Russia - Dagestan

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NPR's Michele Kelemen reports from Moscow that Russia is about to increase the intensity of attacks against Islamic militants in the Caucasus. This time the Russian military is up against rebels in Dagestan (DAH-geh-stahn), a region that shares a border with Chechnya. Some in Russia fear that the military is making the same mistakes it made three years ago in Chechnya and earlier in Afghanistan.