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The Bobby Kennedy Assassination

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Submitted by Ken (United States), Feb 9, 2005 at 12:03

On June 5, 1968 -- the first anniversary of the beginning of the Six Day War in the middle east --United States Senator, and presidential candidate, Robert F. Kennedy, was assassinated by Sirhan Sirhan, a Palestinian Christian aggrieved by Bobby Kennedy's support for Israel. Has this ever been classified as an act of terrorism, and should it be?
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