Russia faces security threats, controversies before hosting 2014 Winter Olympic Games

By: Andrew Koch ~Campus News Editor~ As the Opening Day ceremonies near, the Russian government is faced with an increasing number of security threats and controversies, raising questions of Russia’s ability to keep athletes and spectators safe. A video recently uploaded to a Jihadi website warned the international community of a planned attack at the Olympics in Sochi, Russia. In the video, two men, believed to have been involved in two suicide bombing attacks last month in Volgograd, Russia, which killed more than 30 people, warn of further terrorist activity in the country. “We’ve prepared a present for you and … Continue reading Russia faces security threats, controversies before hosting 2014 Winter Olympic Games