shoot-to-kill


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shoot-to-kill

adj
(Law) of or relating to shooting by soldiers or police that is intended to kill rather than disable
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figure By DAILY MONITOR A Ugandan minister has ordered soldiers to shoot and kill any Kenyan pastoralists who enters the country while armed.The State Minister for Karamoja Affairs, Moses Kizige gave the shoot-to-kill order to Uganda People's Defence Forces in Amudat during the celebrations to mark National Resistance Movement day on January 26, 2019.He said that while the government had disarmed Karimojong warriors, their peace was being threatened by armed Pokot and Turkana cattle rustlers from Kenya and South Sudan.
He even suggested to the military not to take rebel returnees anymore, and again threatened to issue a 'shoot-to-kill' order on NPA.
A handful of senior Israeli officials have expressed support for "shoot-to-kill" military defense tactics against Palestinians, the (https://www.hrw.org/news/2017/01/02/israel/palestine-some-officials-backing-shoot-kill) Human Rights Watch said in a report published Monday.
IT was disappointing to hear Stephen Doughty MP attack Jeremy Corbyn over his opposition to a "shoot-to-kill" policy.
Now Jeremy Corbyn suggests there should be no shoot-to-kill policy.
JEREMY Corbyn was forced into a U-turn on his shoot-to-kill stance yesterday after a furious backlash from his own party.
GENERAL SANTOS CITY- A shoot-to-kill order has been issued to policemen hunting down three of the remaining seven inmates who escaped from the detention cell of Tambler police station here last January 16.
Manila The Commission on Human Rights has taken Manila Mayor Alfredo Lim to task for issuing a shoot-to-kill order against five policemen who allegedly pocketed part of the ransom money for a kidnapped Malaysian.
It's the result of calls for a shoot-to-kill policy by the new president Jacob Zuma to crack down on crime ahead of the World Cup there next year.
Legal wrangling over access to highly sensitive documents outlining Scotland Yard's shoot-to-kill policy continued in the last days before the inquest.
A series of huge explosions were reported along the riverfront in New Orleans today as hundreds of US troops with orders to shoot-to-kill looters and gunmen were sent into the flooded city.
"The problem is that, just like the London bombings, when you have a shoot-to-kill policy, sometimesinnocent dogs get caught up.