assassination

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small gang of terrorist thugs claiming to seek a separate Islamic state for the Muslim minority in the Philippines; uses bombing and assassination and extortion and kidnapping Abu Sayyaf , Bearer of the Sword
fourth caliph of Islam who is considered to be the first caliph by Shiites; he was a cousin and son-in-law of Muhammad; after his assassination Islam was divided into Shiite and Sunnite sects Ali
United States religious leader of the Mormon Church after the assassination of Joseph Smith; he led the Mormon exodus from Illinois to Salt Lake City, Utah (1801-1877) Brigham Young , Young
assassination carried out by government executive action
assassination order to euphemize extreme prejudice
archduke of Austria and heir apparent to Francis Joseph I; his assassination at Sarajevo triggered the outbreak of World War I (1863-1914) Francis Ferdinand , Franz Ferdinand
capital and largest city of Bosnia; scene of the assassination of Francis Ferdinand in 1914 which precipitated World War I Sarajevo
character assassination smear
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