Islamabad, Shawwal 6, 1432, Sep 4, 2011, SPA - At least two people were killed and a number of others injured today in renewed violence and targeted assassinations
in the city of Karachi, the capital of Pakistan's Sindh province.
Would we feel the same about our targeted assassination
policy if it meant sending hit squads into Pakistani villages to pull up-close-and-personal triggers against the heads of our enemies?
Israel's policy of targeted assassination
should not be accepted.
The drone attack, according to DEBKAfile's military and intelligence sources, was the first targeted assassination
Israel has ever conducted by air over a main street in Beirut.
Since 9/11, drone attack has become quite commonly used tactics by the USA and Israel in its targeted assassination
Another was killed in a targeted assassination
. In the sixth case, the circumstances of the death were unclear.
He said the motive was not clear but added: "If not a gangster killing it was, at the very least, a planned and targeted assassination
carried out with ruthless efficiency involving a number of persons, probably in excess of those at the scene of the murder."
The operation started with the targeted assassination
of a top Hamas official, the head of its military wing Ahmed Jabari, on Wednesday afternoon.
The Los Angeles Times in its editorial, on a report of the London-based Bureau of Investigative Journalism criticised the covert program of targeted assassination
carried out by the U.S.
Israeli Official: Israel must continue targeted killing An Israeli official says the Tel Aviv regime should continue targeted assassination
of high-ranking figures within Palestine's Islamic Jihad Movement and Hamas in the Gaza Strip.
On Jun 24, a presidential spokesman had said that Hamas was ready to resume a ceasefire broken earlier this month and prevent rockets from being fired into Israel, if the Israeli army ceased its policy of targeted assassination
How, asks a pilot, can you drop a one-ton bomb in a populated area for a targeted assassination
and not be conscious that innocent civilians will die?