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Assassinations and executions

Harris M. Lentz

Assassinations and executions

an encyclopedia of political violence, 1865-1986

by Harris M. Lentz

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Published by St James in Chicago, London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Bibliography: p239-242. - Includes index.

Statementby Harris M. Lentz, III.
The Physical Object
Paginationxviii,275p. ;
Number of Pages275
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22199925M
ISBN 101558621008

  A not-that-short history of North Korean assassinations and attempts Kim Jong Nam, left, in , was the exiled half-brother of North Korea's leader, Kim Jong Un. (AP).   Born to a Russian peasant family in , as a young man he quickly earned a reputation for “chernaya rabota”, or “black work”, while serving in the Tsarist army during World War I- gaining recognition from Stalin himself for his covert assassinations, torture, and executions.

Here's a list of prominent Pakistani leaders who were assassinated. (From top left) Khan Abdul Jabbar Khan (brother of Khan Abdul Ghaffar Khan, known as 'Frontier Gandhi'), Zulfikar Ali Bhutto, Liaquat Ali Khan (Pakistan's first Prime Minister), Salman Taseer (businessman and former governor of Punjab), Mir Murtaza Bhutto (Zulfikar's son), Benazir Bhutto and Shahbaz Bhatti (a Catholic. Rise and Kill First: The Secret History of Israel’s Targeted Assassinations by Ronen Bergman, Random House () I sraeli television recently aired a video of two Israeli soldiers filming themselves in the act of shooting a Palestinian protester at the Gaza boundary while cheering. Filming one’s own crimes against humanity – shooting Palestinians for sport – suggests a sense of.

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