Sochi Flashback: “Satanic Dancing on the Bones of Our Ancestors”

July 3, 2013: Islamist Rebel Vows ‘Maximum Force’ to Stop Sochi Olympics* from Russian Islamist rebel leaders urged their fighters on Wednesday to use “maximum force” to prevent President Vladimir Putin staging the 2014 Winter Olympic Games in Sochi. In an online video recorded in a forest, Doku Umarov said an order not to attack Russian targets outside the North Caucasus had been cancelled and likened holding the Games in the Black Sea city to performing “Satanic dances” on the graves of Muslims killed fighting Russian forces there in the 19th century.

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