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#Assassination Attempt

# assassination-attempt - Last month November 2022

Former Pakistan PM Imran Khan claims country's current PM was part of assassination plot
# Pakistan
# Pakistan

Former Pakistan PM Imran Khan claims country's current PM was part of assassination plot

Updated Nov 4th 2022, 5:10 PM 10,162 Views 5 Comments

The attack on Khan’s convoy yesterday killed one man and wounded at least 10.

# assassination-attempt - This year 2022

Dublin City Council unveils plaque to Irish woman who shot Mussolini
# VIOLET GIBSON
# VIOLET GIBSON

Dublin City Council unveils plaque to Irish woman who shot Mussolini

Oct 20th 2022, 11:20 AM 23,981 Views 18 Comments

Of the four assassins who attempted to kill the dictator, Gibson came the closest

Attempt to kill Argentina's vice president fails as handgun misfires
# Argentina
# Argentina

Attempt to kill Argentina's vice president fails as handgun misfires

Sep 2nd 2022, 8:33 AM 14,907 Views 3 Comments

Cristina Fernandez, a former president of the country, survived an attempt to assassinate her outside her home, officials said.

# assassination-attempt - All time

Russian gang suspected of assassination attempt on Kinahan leader in Portugal
# Assassination Attempt
# Assassination Attempt

Russian gang suspected of assassination attempt on Kinahan leader in Portugal

Sep 20th 2017, 12:05 AM 82,361 Views 44 Comments

The incident happened earlier this month.

John Hinckley, the man who shot US President Ronald Reagan, is now a free man
# Assassination
# Assassination

John Hinckley, the man who shot US President Ronald Reagan, is now a free man

Jul 27th 2016, 5:43 PM 27,417 Views 42 Comments

He had been residing in a psychiatric hospital after being found not guilty by reason on insanity following the crime.

Pakistan's former ruler survives after bomb explodes just before his convoy passed
# Assassination
# Assassination

Pakistan's former ruler survives after bomb explodes just before his convoy passed

Apr 3rd 2014, 8:10 AM 4,853 Views 3 Comments

Pervez Musharraf is on trial for treason and could face the death penalty but some are unconvinced the government will complete the trial.

Column: They shot her at point blank range in the head – but it made her stronger
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: They shot her at point blank range in the head – but it made her stronger

Jul 12th 2013, 1:00 PM 74 Views 18 Comments

Pakistani teenager Malala Yousafzai survived an assassination attempt by the Taliban last year. Today, on her 16th birthday, she will lead the first ever youth takeover of the UN in New York to speak about the importance education, writes Kelley Farrell.

Malala to become honorary member of DIT students' union
# Malala
# Malala

Malala to become honorary member of DIT students' union

Apr 29th 2013, 2:00 PM 6,141 Views 31 Comments

Malala Yousufzai grabbed worldwide headlines last year when she survived an attempted assassination in Pakistan’s Swat Valley.

Syrian prime minister escapes assassination attempt
# Syria
# Syria

Syrian prime minister escapes assassination attempt

Apr 29th 2013, 9:45 AM 5,476 Views 19 Comments

Wael al-Halqi was travelling through Damascus when his convoy was targeted earlier today, Syrian state television reports.

Six arrested as plot to assassinate Afghan president Hamid Karzai foiled
# Afghanistan
# Afghanistan

Six arrested as plot to assassinate Afghan president Hamid Karzai foiled

Oct 5th 2011, 5:03 PM 507 Views 1 Comment

One of the men arrested was said to be a bodyguard of the Afghan president.

Iran denies grenade attack on President
# Iran
# Iran

Iran denies grenade attack on President

Aug 4th 2010, 11:40 AM 162 Views 0 Comments

Days after Ahmadinejad said Zionists were out to assassinate him.