Though many people dismiss this threat as hyperbole and an empty threat to attract publicity and sympathy, our history advises us to take threats of assassination
Distancing Israel from targeted assassinations
in Gaza during this period provided Israel with the opportunity to normalize its ongoing violence on the border.
Tunheim was chairman of the independent agency in the 1990s that made public many assassination
records and decided how long others could remain secret.
TEHRAN (FNA)- Unknown assailants have increased assassination
operations against the leaders of terrorist groups in Idlib, with the latest case being a field commander of the Free Syrian Army (FSA).
Most of the assassinations
surveyed above are reported in the Bible without either positive or negative comment.
We found that assassinations
do have an effect on political systems, but with caveats.
This article is a summary of a broader study that will be published later by the Combating Terrorism Center (CTC) and aims to improve our understanding of the causes and implications of political assassinations
. It makes use of an original and comprehensive worldwide data set of political assassinations
between 1945 and 2013.
committed against intellectual elites and high ranking heads, recently the assassination
of the thinker, human being, the political and the academic Dr.
attempt took place on Al-Adel Street in the capital, Sana'a.
The petition calls for the STL to include in its mandate the investigation of assassinations
that targeted Lebanese officials, starting with the attempted killing of MP Marwan Hamadeh in October 2004 up until the most recent assassination
of former Minister Mohammad Shatah, adviser to former Prime Minister Sd Hariri, in December 2013.
Damascus, (SANA)- Information Ministry condemned the assassination
Mohamed Brahmi, opposition member of the Tunisian National Constituent Assembly, as "a heinous crime" that also targeted not only the martyr, his family and the Tunisian people, but also the national progressive movement in the Arab world.
TUNIS (TAP) - The assassination
of General Co-ordinator of the Popular movement and member of the National Constituent Assembly (NCA) Mohamed Brahmi continues to arouse reactions of the political parties' leaders who strongly denounce this political assassination
, the second after Chokri Belaid's.
The statement noted that "the people of Nineveh province condemn this criminal act, which was planned by the same political party that has failed in previous attempts to target al-Nujaifi last week in the Syndicate of Engineers." He stressed that "those who want to assassinate Nujaifi are re-using the assassinations
squads related to them to keep their political opponents in order to deport him from his national role in maintaining the identity of Mosul ".
He affirmed support for the work of the Special Tribunal for Lebanon "to independently investigate and hold accountable those responsible for the assassination
of Hariri and the others killed and injured on that tragic day." He shed light on the other assassinations
that took place in Lebanon since the Hariri assassination
, including Wissam Al-Hasan, adding "and still others have been targeted in assassination
attempts, including Lebanese Forces Party Leader Dr.
NNA - State Prosecutor, Hatem Madi, held Wednesday a meeting for the judges tasked with investigating assassinations
attempts of politicians and religious men in Lebanon.