When governments choose to assassinate

Can state-sponsored assassination work as a strategy? And can it ever be justified? Governments don't admit to it, but Iranian nuclear scientists know it happens - and it's not easy to distinguish assassination from the US policy of "targeted killing".

Seventy years ago, a team of British-trained assassins were preparing to strike. Their target was Reinhard Heydrich, one of the most feared men in the Third Reich, then ruling ... Full Story »

Posted by Fabrice Florin - via BBC News
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Topics: War, Iran, Crime, Government
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Posted by: Posted by Fabrice Florin - Mar 17, 2012 - 6:13 AM PDT
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