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North Korean leader’s half brother was reportedly an informant for the CIA

Kim Jong Nam was said to have met with CIA operatives and established a "nexus," according to The Wall Street Journal's source.
A composite image showing CCTV footage of Kim Jong Nam's assassination in 2017 as well as Siti Aisyah after charges against her were dropped over Kim's killing.

Malaysia abruptly released a woman accused of murdering Kim Jong Un’s half brother with a nerve agent and won’t say why

An Indonesian woman named Siti Aisyah spent two years in jail on suspicion of killing Kim Jong Nam with a deadly nerve agent in Malaysia.
US Army Gen. Stanley McChrystal on a helicopter in 2009.

What Stanley McChrystal learned from Al Qaeda’s leader in Iraq before leading the operation to kill him

Al Qaeda in Iraq proved an challenging foe for US forces, and its leader left a lasting impression on the US Army general who hunted him down.

The most bizarre, outlandish documents from the CIA’s files on JFK’s assassination

The newly released JFK files detail things like Lee Harvey Oswald's activities before the shooting and bizarre tip-offs before Kennedy's and Oswald's deaths.
Brig. Gen. Abdul Raziq, Kandahar chief of police, speaks to the assembled locals of Kajran in Daykundi province during a shura Oct. 22.

The life of Afghan Gen. Abdul Raziq, whose assassination Thursday was a huge Taliban victory

Raziq had helped pacify Afghanistan's Kandahar province, and was seen as the US' biggest ally in the fight against the Taliban, but he had also been accused of torture.

These are the 15 Saudis suspected in the disappearance and alleged killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi

One suspect is a British-trained scientist suspected of dismembering Khashoggi's body, who allegedly told people they should listen to music while he did it.
A banner with a portrait of Prime Minister of the self-proclaimed Donetsk People's Republic Alexander Zakharchenko is seen during the funeral in Donetsk, Ukraine, September 2, 2018.

The slain leader of a Russian-backed republic in Ukraine was reportedly killed by a bomb planted on a chandelier

An explosive devise that killed the prime minister of the Donetsk People's Republic was reportedly placed in a chandelier or floor lamp and ignited by a telephone call.
Prime Minister of the self-proclaimed Donetsk People's Republic Alexander Zakharchenko attends a news conference in Donetsk, Ukraine, October 11, 2014

The leader of the Russian-backed republic in Ukraine was just assassinated in a cafe bombing

Prime Minister Alexander Zakharchenko was killed after a bomb exploded in a downtown Donetsk cafe called "Separ," meaning "Separatist."
A Soviet-era nerve agent called Novichok was likely used in the March 2018 attack of a former Russian spy and his daughter.

Novichok is a ‘dangerous and sophisticated’ Soviet-era nerve agent — here’s how it works and why it’s so lethal

Novichok, a rare and highly toxic Soviet-era nerve agent, was used to attack former Russian spy Sergei Skripal and his daughter Yulia, UK authorities say.
Doan Thi Huong, left, and Siti Aisyah.

The women charged with killing Kim Jong Un’s half-brother are highly trained assassins like in a James Bond movie, prosecutor says

"This type of assassination can only be seen in James Bond movies, and the two girls were not randomly picked as a scapegoat," the Malaysian prosecutor Wan Shaharuddin Wan Ladin argued.