Islamists and Sochi - level 1
Two men make a video. They talk about the attacks in Volgograd. They say that they attacked Volgograd.
These men are from Dagestan. Dagestan is in Russia. Some people fight there. They want Dagestan to be a new country.
People threaten with more attacks. They call the attacks “presents”. They have a present for Putin and for tourists in Sochi. The attacks are revenge.
The Olympic Games in Sochi are very important to Russia. Putin wants to show people that Russia is a great country.
Difficult words: threaten (say that you will do something bad), revenge (to do something bad to someone who did something bad to you).
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