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A Counterterrorism Operation in Georgia Brings Home an Uncomfortable Truth

Onnik James Krikorian
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Dec 10, 2017 | 14:29 GMT
Counterterrorism forces surround an apartment building in the Isani district of Georgia's capital city, Tbilisi, during a raid Nov. 22.

Counterterrorism forces surround an apartment building in the Isani district of Georgia's capital city, Tbilisi, during a raid Nov. 22.

(VANO SHLAMOV/AFP/Getty Images)

Akhmed Chatayev, the suspected mastermind of the 2016 bombing at Istanbul's airport, was a known terrorist returned from fighting alongside the Islamic State when he died in a raid last month in Tbilisi. So how did he get back into the country?...

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