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Living dangerously in the North Caucasus (2013)

GIMRY, DAGESTAN, RUSSIA, 2012 - View from the road between Shamilkala and Gimry. In the distance are the first houses of Gimry, birthplace of the 19th-century resistance hero Imam Shamil and a hotbed for the current Islamic-inspired separatism. Gimry is under a permanent KTO regime (KTO stands for counterterrorist operation), a kind of state of emergency that gives the police sweeping powers...© Rob Hornstra / THE SOCHI PROJECT / +31 6 14365936
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The Secret History of Khava Gaisanova & The North Caucasus
GIMRY, DAGESTAN, RUSSIA, 2012 - View from the road between Shamilkala and Gimry. In the distance are the first houses of Gimry, birthplace of the 19th-century resistance hero Imam Shamil and a hotbed for the current Islamic-inspired separatism. Gimry is under a permanent KTO regime (KTO stands for counterterrorist operation), a kind of state of emergency that gives the police sweeping powers...© Rob Hornstra / THE SOCHI PROJECT / +31 6 14365936

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From gallery: Living dangerously in the North Caucasus (2013)
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Date: 1 Mar 2012
Location: Gimry Dagestan Russia
Credit: © Rob Hornstra / The Sochi Project
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