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Five 19th Century Chechens.  Credit: Wikimedia Commons
Very interesting news today: according to the journal Izvestia, Russia will be sending operators from the so-called "Chechen" special forces battalions "West" and "East" to Syria to "guard the Russian installations" in Khmeimim and Tartus. According to Russian sources, these two battalions have been converted into a "military police" force which will be fully deployed... Read More
Where’s the beard? And the headscarf? In this photo from the 1980s, the Tsarnaevs look secular and modern (Source: Paris Match) Much has been made of radical Islam and its role in shaping the mental makeup of the Tsarnaev brothers. During their formative years, however, they were scarcely even nominal Muslims. Although their father was... Read More
Home sweet home in the Scottish borderlands. This was one of the last regions of Britain to be pacified and brought under State control. People lived in fortified homes where the second floor could be reached only by an external ladder that could be pulled up. The stone walls were up to 3 feet thick.... Read More
Many commenters in the HBD world are claiming that one upside of the Boston bombings being perpetrated by Muslim Chechen immigrants is that it may shut down momentum for immigration amnesty that is currently under works. Perhaps it might. Perhaps discussion of the terrorists' acts might even spark conversation on the wisdom of immigration from... Read More
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