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murdered by surprise attack for political reasons

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TO THE LAST BREATH is a feature-length docu-drama examining the life and work of Digna Ochoa y Placido, a human rights lawyer who was kidnapped by the judicial police, harassed and threatened, and finally assassinated in October 2001 in Mexico City.
Field sources confirmed last week that Abu Hamzah Turki, a notorious field commander of Al-Nusra Front was assassinated by unknown attackers in Northwestern Idlib.
He had assassinated him after indiscriminate firing with official gun.
The assistant secretary general of the Islah Party in Taiz was assassinated Tuesday morning.
Basra / NINA / Unknown gunmen assassinated on Sunday morning 1, June a former officer in the / SWAT / forces in Basra.
Summary: The family of a recently assassinated Fatah official is opposed to the formation of an investigative committee to look into the circumstances of his murder, according to family sources.
BAGHDAD/ Aswat al-Iraq: Security sources said here today that a lawyer was assassinated.
PROVINCES, (SANA)- In the framework of targeting the national intellectuals and expertise, an armed terrorist group on Monday assassinated Colonel Ahmad Salman Moalla in Jouber District in Damascus.
Islamabad, Jan 6(ANI): Malik Mumtaz Hussain Qadri, the bodyguard who assassinated Punjab Governor Salman Taseer, has been remanded to police custody for a day by the area magistrate.
Kamal, the father of Walid Jumblat, was assassinated on March 16, 1977.
And she also managed to leave behind a legacy apart from simply being the sister of assassinated President JFK.
In a statement issued here from central HDP office, the party condemned the assassinations and demanded to conduct impartial judicial inquiry of the brutal act of terror in which three Baloch leaders were assassinated.
GAZA/DAMASCUS Eoe1/4C[yen] An Israeli military intelligence officer confessed that the Mossad, IsraelEoe1/4aos Intelligence Service, had assassinated former Lebanon prime minister Rafiq Al Hariri, noting that the assassination was aimed at increasing the US influence in Lebanon and safeguarding Israeli interests in the region.
The Israeli military assassinated the leader of Hamas in March.
While in Colombia a kidnapped bishop, Hector Lopez, was released on October 28 by leftist rebels, one priest was assassinated on October 25.