Police kill suspect in Caucasus TV anchor's murder

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Jan. 29, 2013 15:07
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In this undated photo released by VGTRK company shows Kazbek Gekkiyev, a television reporter who was gunned down in Nalchik late Wednesday, Dec. 5, 2012.
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Moscow — The main suspect in the recent murder of a journalist has been killed by police inRussia's North Caucasus, a region plagued by violence stemming from a yearslong Islamic insurgency.

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