(M+D Archive) Assassination and World War Three
Today a man was killed, on the orders of President Donald Trump. The man was an Iranian General, in charge of that country's paramilitary overseas asymmetric warfare group, the Quds Force. Why did it happen, why now, and why does this kind of thing happen so rarely? Assassination, openly and proudly committed, is a very rare thing in the world of modern states. Will there be World War Three?
What possessed Donald Trump to do this, and why doesn't everyone else do it constantly too? This is a very, very rare situation, and the ramifications are troubling. With the ball firmly in the Iranian court, what can we expect next?