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21:13 GMT +3 hours19 December 2014
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Dubrovka Theater Center in October 2002

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  • Театральный центр на Дубровке во время захвата его террористами
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Ten years ago, tragedy struck at the Dubrovka Theater Center when 912 people watching the Nord Ost musical were taken hostage by armed terrorists headed by Movsar Barayev. The terrorists had small arms, ammunition and explosive devices.

Ten years ago, tragedy struck at the Dubrovka Theater Center when people watching the Nord Ost musical were taken hostage by armed terrorists headed by Movsar Barayev. Commandos stormed the building three days later, killed the terrorists and released the surviving hostages.