MOSCOW. (Maxim Krans, RIA Novosti political commentator) - On September 1, 2004, The North town of Beslan became know to the world for a tragic reason. A terrorist group took hostage 1,128 people who gathered at a on that day; two days later, 319 hostages including 187 children were killed in the storming of . Hundreds of schoolchildren and their relatives were injured.
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