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Assassination

See also Murder.
assassins
Fanatical Moslem sect that smoked hashish and murdered Crusaders (11th—12th centuries). [Islamic Hist.: Brewer Note-Book, 52]
Brutus
conspirator and assassin of Julius Caesar. [Br. Lit.: Julius Caesar]
Caesar, Julius
(102–44 B.C.) murdered by conspirators. [Br. Lit.: Julius Caesar]
Gorboduc
king killed by the people, who were horrified at his murderous family. [Br. Legend and Lit.: Benét, 410]
Harmodius
assassinated Hipparchus, brother of the tyrant Hippias. [Gk. Hist.: EB (1963) XI, 198]
Ides of March
Caesar killed by opposing factions (44 B.C.). [Rom. Hist.: EB, 3: 575–580]
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La oposicion entre Emilio y Antonio, representantes de "la gente bien" (24), y "los duros de los duros" y sus sicarios se resume en la categorica asercion del narrador: "Eran ellos contra nosotros [.
These neighborhoods on the city's northeast side, which together have about 120,000 residents, are known as the home of sicarios, hired assassins who kill--often from the back of motorcycles--for as little as $5 a life.
The next chapter, "Political Intersections," also analyses three films: Conducta impropia [Improper Conduct] (1983) by Spanish-Cuban Nestor Almendros and Cuban Orlando Jimenez-Leal; Muerte en Granada [The Dissappearance of Garcia Lorca] (1997) by Puerto Rican Marcos Zurinaga; and La virgen de los sicarios [Our Lady of the Assassins] (2000) by Barbet Schroeder.
Monroe showed signs when Sergio Sicarios scored on a 6-yard run in the fourth quarter.