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Gunman kills nun, parishioner in Russian cathedral

/ 04:18 PM February 09, 2014

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MOSCOW, Russia—Russian investigators said a gunman opened fire in a cathedral on Sakhalin Island off the Pacific coast, killing a nun and a parishioner and wounding six others.

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The federal Investigative Committee said law enforcement officers detained the man, who works as a security guard.

Concerns about security in Russia are especially high because of the Winter Olympics in Sochi, but there was no apparent connection to the games.

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