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Synonyms for assassination

Synonyms for assassination

an attack intended to ruin someone's reputation

murder of a public figure by surprise attack

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A security source said to NINA , unidentified gunmen assasinated , the named Haitham Abdel Sattar, who is a member of Sahwa force , adding " the crime conduted in Buhriz district , which led to his death instantly .
However, in 1984 elections Mr Karunanidhi did not contested, because his arch rival and AIADMK founder leader M G R was admitted in the US hospital and Ms Indira Gandhi was assasinated.
In Lebanon, Washington wants Syria to help in the formation of a new government led by its ally Premier-designate Saad Hariri, son of the assasinated ex-Premier Rafik Hariri.
The expression CS has always been associated with Julius Caesar (100-44 BC), the assasinated Roman leader.
THE wife of assasinated US President, JF Kennedy, tried to help save her husband's life by giving his surgeon all the brain tissue she could scoop off the back of their limo.
Yet he himself was assasinated by the monk Jacques Clement in 1589.
In 1973, after a coup where the president was assasinated, Isabel was forced to leave Chile due to her family ties with him.
NOBEL prize-winning author Doris Lessing fears Barack Obama will be assasinated if he becomes the first black US President.
The clarification' of the circumstances under which Rafik Hariri was assasinated in February 2005 is essential for the "UN and the international community's credibility," explained Solana, who visited Damascus in March.
Target Churchill," Poliltical thriller; producers, Tony DiDio, exec producer; Warren Adler; director, Kevin Connor; Will Winston Churchill be assasinated before his "Iron Curtain" speech?
Bernaddtte was assasinated by the LEHI (Lohamei Herut Yisrael) terrorist group led by Yitzhak Shamir, early Israeli Prime Minister.
Finally, it is made a assasinated approach to the number of in the set of Galicia.
Finally, the process of beatification has begun for Salvadoran Archbishop Oscar Romero, who was assasinated at the height of El Salvador's civil war in 1980.
He was referring to Lebanon's former prime minister Hariri who was assasinated on Feb.
Those who killed him are the same as those who killed Rafiq Hariri and Samir Kassir, it's the security regime that is in power", said Rafi Madoyan, Hawi's stepson, referring to Lebanon's former PM assasinated in February and the anti-Syrian columnist killed on June 2, respectively.