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The troubled history of Chechnya

POSTED: 12:10 PM Apr 19 2013   UPDATED: 12:31 PM Apr 19 2013

A look at the troubled history of Chechnya, where the Boston Marathon bombings suspects are said to have come from.

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Police say brothers Tamerlan and Dzhokar Tsarnaev are behind the Boston Marathon bombings. The two came from the North Caucasus region, which includes the Russian republic of Chechnya, and moved to Kazakhstan at a young age before coming to the United States several years ago.

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