assassinate


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murder

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destroy or damage seriously, as of someone's reputation

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Christopher Stevenson, 26, posted "Think I might assassinate Alex Salmond" while watching a TV programme about him.
Moreover, Adnan Rasheed, who took part in a previous attempt to assassinate Musharraf, has been given the charge of these suicide squads.
More than 50 countries co-sponsored the resolution - which specifically calls on Iran to co-operate with an investigation into an alleged attempt to assassinate Saudi Ambassador to the US Adel Al Jubeir.
Keane talked about the accusation that Iran plotted to assassinate the Saudi ambassador in Washington.
But the police chief denied that there ever any plan to assassinate Tubman during the incident, which left at least four opposition supporters dead.
In a statement to ABC News, Baden described the plot to assassinate the ambassador as shameful, saying that the Iranians will be held accountable as that represents a breach of one of the important things which channel the dealings among nations; that's the sanctity and safety of their diplomats.
American authorities say they have charged two men linked to the Iranian government with plotting to assassinate the Saudi ambassador in the United States.
Jerusalem -- PNN -- The Israeli Minister for Eductaion, Gideon Sa'ar, has denied claims made by an Egyptian newspaper that Israel planned to assassinate the Gazan Prime Minister, Ismail Haniyeh.
Summary: Iranian Intelligence Minister Gholam Hossein Mohseni Ejeie stated on Friday that Israel had planned to assassinate president Mahmoud Ahmadinejad around the time of last month's presidential election.
Summary: Iranian Intelligence Minister Gholam Hossein Mohseni Ejeie said on Friday that Israel had planned to assassinate Mahmoud Ahmadinejad around the time of last month's presidential election.
TARGET PATTON: THE PLOT TO ASSASSINATE GENERAL GEORGE S.
Nine presidential assassins or would be assassins are profiled: John Wilkes Booth (assassinated Lincoln), Charles Guiteau (assassinated Garfield), Leon Czolgosz (assassinated McKinley), Guissepe Zangara (attempted to assassinate president elect Franklin Roosevelt), Lee Harvey Oswald (assassinated Kennedy), Samuel Byck (attempted to assassinate Nixon), Lynette "Squeaky" Fromme (attempted to assassinate Ford), Sara Jane Moore (attempted to assassinate Ford), and John Hinckley, Jr.
Vladimir Putin makes an oath to do everything in his power to keep from ever having to assassinate another journalist.
But this tale about Israeli agents sent to assassinate members of the Palestinian terror group Black September after they killed 11 Israeli athletes at the 1972 Munich Olympics is not a reminder of the violence unleashed against 3,000 innocent civilians on September 11.
2, Robertson appeared on Fox News Channel's "Hannity & Colmes," where he reiterated his call for the United States to assassinate Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez.