Beslan: 5 years on
September, 1, 2004. 9:30am. A group of armed men, wearing masks, took 1,128 hostages at School Number 1 in Beslan, North Ossetia, Russia.
It was five years ago, but people still remember that horror. The word ‘Beslan’ became synonymous with sorrow after the tragic loss of so many innocent lives. 333 hostages died, 600 wounded, and 10 Special Forces soldiers were killed…
What is life like for those who escaped from that hell? Especially for those who lost their loved ones or saw them severely wounded?