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Islamic State Influence Grows in Russia's North Caucasus Region

The Russian government announced this week that three Islamic State-linked militants were arrested in Dagestan, one of the seven republics of Russia's North Caucasus region. According to the National Anti-Terrorist Committee, the insurgents revealed the location of their safe house on the outskirts of a village, where authorities found four improvised explosive devices and nearly a ton of explosives. The North Caucasus has experienced large-scale insurgency-related violence over...

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