Introduction Targeted killing is defined as a form of killing carried out by governments. Some analysts believe that it is a modern euphemism for the assassination (prominent premeditated killing) of an individual by a state organisation or institution outside a judicial procedure or a battlefield. Since the late 20th century, the legal status of targeted… Read More
“Force is all-conquering, but its victories are short-lived.” Abraham Lincoln (1809 to 1865) Also known as Honest Abe, the Rail-Splitter, or the Great Emancipator, Abraham Lincoln was the16th president of the United States of America (1861–65), who preserved the Union during the American Civil War and brought about the emancipation of the slaves. On the… Read More
“In 1806, Britain’s foreign secretary not only blocked a plot to kill Napoleon but informed the French.” Reference The Economist (2018) Assassinations: Dealing in Death. The Economist. 17 March 2018, pp.59.