|Death: ||Sep. 3, 2004|
Murder Victim. On September 1, 2004, the first day of school in Russia, a group of terrorists attacked School Number One in Beslan, North Ossetia-Alania, Russian Federation and took more than 1,200 children and adults hostage. The school was held under siege until September 3 when the terrorists detonated a bomb in the packed gymnasium precipitating a firefight between them and Russian security forces. More than 300 civilians were killed, half of them children.
North Ossetia–Alania Republic, Russia
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Record added: Sep 15, 2007
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