Behind the Sochi Curtain - Beslan

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Beslan, located in North Ossetia, is the home of the tragic school hostage crisis. In 2004 a group of Islamic terrorists took control of a school. Hundreds of civilians lost their lives, including many children.

Yahoo Sports producer Alan Springer and writer Martin Rogers traveled from Sochi to the site of the terrorist atrocity.

Views of Beslan. (Photo by Alan Springer/Yahoo Sports)
Views of Beslan. (Photo by Alan Springer/Yahoo Sports)
Views of Beslan. (Photo by Alan Springer/Yahoo Sports)
Views of Beslan. (Photo by Alan Springer/Yahoo Sports)
Views of Beslan. (Photo by Alan Springer/Yahoo Sports)
Views of Beslan. (Photo by Alan Springer/Yahoo Sports)
Views of Beslan. (Photo by Alan Springer/Yahoo Sports)
Views of Beslan. (Photo by Alan Springer/Yahoo Sports)
Views of Beslan. (Photo by Alan Springer/Yahoo Sports)
Views of Beslan. (Photo by Alan Springer/Yahoo Sports)
Views of Beslan. (Photo by Alan Springer/Yahoo Sports)
Views of Beslan. (Photo by Alan Springer/Yahoo Sports)
Views of Beslan. (Photo by Alan Springer/Yahoo Sports)
Views of Beslan. (Photo by Alan Springer/Yahoo Sports)
Views of Beslan. (Photo by Alan Springer/Yahoo Sports)
Views of Beslan. (Photo by Alan Springer/Yahoo Sports)
Views of Beslan. (Photo by Alan Springer/Yahoo Sports)
Views of Beslan. (Photo by Alan Springer/Yahoo Sports)
Views of Beslan. (Photo by Alan Springer/Yahoo Sports)
Views of Beslan. (Photo by Alan Springer/Yahoo Sports)
Views of Beslan. (Photo by Alan Springer/Yahoo Sports)
Views of Beslan. (Photo by Alan Springer/Yahoo Sports)
Views of Beslan. (Photo by Alan Springer/Yahoo Sports)
Views of Beslan. (Photo by Alan Springer/Yahoo Sports)
Views of Beslan. (Photo by Alan Springer/Yahoo Sports)
Views of Beslan. (Photo by Alan Springer/Yahoo Sports)
Views of Beslan. (Photo by Alan Springer/Yahoo Sports)
Views of Beslan. (Photo by Alan Springer/Yahoo Sports)
Views of Beslan. (Photo by Alan Springer/Yahoo Sports)
Views of Beslan. (Photo by Alan Springer/Yahoo Sports)

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