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Reign of Terror: An Interview with Shamil Basayev

Russian journalist Andrei Babitsky conducts an interview with the Chechen rebel leader some call Russia's Osama bin Laden. Basayev discusses his motivations for the Beslan school massacre, the takeover of the Dubrovka Theatre in Moscow, and other terrorist atrocities, as well as his expectations for the future, including his own fate. As documentation of the terrorist mind-set, this program has few equals. Originally broadcast on July 28, 2005 as a segment of Nightline. Dist.: Films Media Group. 24 min.

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