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Killing in Self Defense Is Not "Assassination"

RGR25 Wrote: Nov 19, 2012 10:18 PM
Medved is a cretin. How can a country that has no army declare a "war"???
MudontheTires Wrote: Nov 19, 2012 11:11 PM
"How can a country that has no army declare a "war"???"

Al Queda is neither a country nor do they have an army in the legal sense, but they sure as hell have deecalred war on America.

You call Medved a cretin, and then ask such a nonsense question, CRETIN?
wmou Wrote: Nov 19, 2012 11:05 PM

When Seal Team Six killed Osama bin Laden in Pakistan, no one described it as an “assassination.” Why not? Because Osama wasn’t a civilian political leader; he was a terrorist combatant who had declared war on America, and tried to continue his attacks in any way possible.

 

Why, then, have the New York Times and other media outlets referred to Israel’s killing of Ahmed Jabaari in Gaza as “an assassination?” He was the military commander of a terrorist organization, Hamas, which remains at war with Israel, and takes pride in aiming deadly rockets at Israeli civilian targets every day. There’s...