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#Assassination

# assassination - Wednesday 1 February, 2012

The 5 at 5: Wednesday
# Take 5
# Take 5

The 5 at 5: Wednesday

Feb 1st 2012, 4:44 PM 3,952 Views 2 Comments

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock.

# assassination - Sunday 22 January, 2012

Jewish newspaper owner suggests 'hit' on Barack Obama
# Controversy
# Controversy

Jewish newspaper owner suggests 'hit' on Barack Obama

Jan 22nd 2012, 6:00 PM 6,161 Views 62 Comments

Andrew Adler has been forced to apologise for proposing the assassination of the “unfriendly to Israel” US president.

# assassination - Saturday 5 November, 2011

Two police officers charged over Bhutto assassination
# Pakistan
# Pakistan

Two police officers charged over Bhutto assassination

Nov 5th 2011, 5:17 PM 508 Views 19 Comments

Two further suspects – both police officers – have been charged in connection with the death of former Pakistan Prime Minister Benazir Bhutto.

# assassination - Tuesday 18 October, 2011

Iran denounces ambassador 'plot' as US "media and political show"
# Iran
# Iran

Iran denounces ambassador 'plot' as US "media and political show"

Oct 18th 2011, 12:39 PM 333 Views 16 Comments

Iran says the accusations linking it to a plot targeting the Saudi ambassador in the US are “in no way compatible with legal logic”.

# assassination - Monday 17 October, 2011

Iranian leader denies diplomat assassination plot
# Iran
# Iran

Iranian leader denies diplomat assassination plot

Oct 17th 2011, 10:18 PM 277 Views 15 Comments

Mahmoud Ahmadinejad has suggested the US blamed Iran to divert attention from its own economic problems.

# assassination - Tuesday 11 October, 2011

Iran 'tried to hire Mexican drug cartel to kill diplomat'
# Assassination
# Assassination

Iran 'tried to hire Mexican drug cartel to kill diplomat'

Oct 11th 2011, 10:11 PM 912 Views 44 Comments

The Obama administration said it has foiled a plot by Iranian agents to blow up the Saudi ambassador to the US.

# assassination - Wednesday 5 October, 2011

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 467 Views 1 Comment

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

# assassination - Friday 29 July, 2011

Libyan military commander killed
# Libya
# Libya

Libyan military commander killed

Jul 29th 2011, 12:35 PM 226 Views 1 Comment

Questions surround the death of Abdel Fattah Younis, who was killed yesterday.

# assassination - Monday 25 July, 2011

Iranian media denies slain man linked to nuclear program
# Iran
# Iran

Iranian media denies slain man linked to nuclear program

Jul 25th 2011, 5:34 PM 208 Views 1 Comment

Tehran had believed that one of the country’s leading nuclear physicists had been assassinated by the US and Israel – however it now says that this was a case of mistaken identity.

# assassination - Wednesday 20 July, 2011

Irish man 'Lucky' convicted of Spanish bar shooting
# Courts
# Courts

Irish man 'Lucky' convicted of Spanish bar shooting

Jul 20th 2011, 10:19 AM 1,662 Views 4 Comments

Eric Wilson was found guilty of the murder of Daniel Smith last July.

# assassination - Tuesday 12 July, 2011

Irish man 'Lucky' accused of Spanish bar shooting
# Trial
# Trial

Irish man 'Lucky' accused of Spanish bar shooting

Jul 12th 2011, 10:10 AM 1,127 Views 2 Comments

Eric ‘Lucky’ Wilson denies murdering Daniel Smith in July last year.

# assassination - Thursday 3 March, 2011

Robert Kennedy killer denied parole - again
# Kennedy
# Kennedy

Robert Kennedy killer denied parole - again

Mar 3rd 2011, 2:14 PM 895 Views 0 Comments

Sirhan Sirhan has always claimed he doesn’t remember the events of 5 June 1968 in which Senator Kennedy was shot dead; his lawyer says he may have been brainwashed.

# assassination - Wednesday 29 December, 2010

WikiLeaks cables show Dubai considered keeping Hamas assassination quiet
# Dubai
# Dubai

WikiLeaks cables show Dubai considered keeping Hamas assassination quiet

Dec 29th 2010, 1:18 PM 865 Views 0 Comments

Authorities in Dubai debated releasing information over January 2009 killing, in which suspected agents used forged Irish passports.

# assassination - Wednesday 4 August, 2010

Iran denies grenade attack on President
# Iran
# Iran

Iran denies grenade attack on President

Aug 4th 2010, 11:40 AM 154 Views 0 Comments

Days after Ahmadinejad said Zionists were out to assassinate him.