As Brian Whitmore of The Power Vertical Podcast writes,"It was two weeks that shocked the world, and two weeks that shook -- and changed -- Russia. A wave of terror that launched a war. And a wave of fear and anger that made a president. Seventeen years ago this week, a series of apartment bombings in Moscow, Buynaksk, and Volgodonsk commenced, killing nearly 300 people and altering the course of Russian history. On this week's Power Vertical Podcast, we look back at the dramatic, frightening, and disturbing events of September 1999 and ask: What do they tell us about Vladimir Putin's Russia today?"
Listen to the full podcast here.