“No person employed by or acting on behalf of the United States Government shall engage in, or conspire to engage in, assassination.”
— From Executive Order 12333, signed by President Ronald Reagan. Quoted by Marcy Wheeler, Emptywheel, July 13, 2009.
Cheney’s CIA Secret Was an Assassination Squad
David Swanson, After Downing Street, July 13, 2009.
Dick Cheney Hid Hit Squad from Congress
The Guardian (UK), July 13, 2009.
CIA Had Secret Al-Qaeda Plan
Sioban Gorman, WSJ, July 14, 2009.