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Thumbs up FSB Takes Down Islamic Terrorist

Russian FSB Go Pro camera shows the takedown of Abror Azimov, one of the organizers of the St. Petersburg terrorist bombing.

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I thought they did away with the gulags?

Good work by the Russians.
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I thought they did away with the gulags?
He-he, just guess what are the two countries with the highest % of inmates per capita right now. Hint: no, it's not North Korea and Iran.
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Shame they were a bit late to throw him under that train!

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Whenever Russia eliminates an ISIL type criminal I applaud.
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He-he, just guess what are the two countries with the highest % of inmates per capita right now. Hint: no, it's not North Korea and Iran.
USA has one of the highest % of successful middle class people in the world and also one of the highest % of incarcerated people. This is the unfortunate reality of America--a country of contrasts. Having people from all over the world living here under the same roof has pros and cons. The same is true for Russia--once large numbers of Muslims and other central Asians arrived in Russia in search of work, the number of terrorists attacks and other crime increased dramatically.
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