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Russia / Olympic Games / Terrorism Threat #1058848

CNN Evening News for Tuesday, Jan 21, 2014
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(Studio: Anderson Cooper) The terrorism threat for the Olympic Games in Sochi, Russia, introduced.

(Studio: Anderson Cooper; Volgograd: Phil Black) The "black widows" terrorism threat against the games, the talks between the US and Russia about sharing technology to jam/detect US IEDs discussed.

(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Report introduced.

(No location given: Paula Newton) New insights on the killer women in Russia known as black widows, mostly Chechens and "freedom fighters," examined; details given about repressive conditions in Dagestan. [Georgetown University professor Christopher SWIFT†- characterizes the black widow risk; talks about the regionalization of the crisis for Russia.]

Cooper, Anderson;
Black, Phil;
Newton, Paula

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