Before you condemn Putin and Russia , 'look in the mirror'. The US 'School of the Americas', " It tells them how to stamp out freedom and terrorize their own citizens. It trains them to destroy the hope of democracy. ".
The School of the Americas (SOA) has been given other names -- "School for Dictators", "School of Assassins", and "Nursery of Death Squads". And, countries with the worst human rights records send the most soldiers to the School.