I saw that too, and was wondering if something got lost in translation there. It'd be very odd to send a helicopter with thermal imaging camera to see if someone was alive inside a car like that. I'd guess they were looking for other victims in the woods or somewhere away from the car.
Thermal image cameras also come in hand held form,just an fyi.
Agreed. To be honest a professional hit makes me more at ease that the thought of some nut selecting this family at random.
I still believe he was followed and that it was a hit - perhaps politically motivated, business issues, Iraq/Iran nuclear, Syria, Israel links who knows, but you get the sense at the moment that the Iraqi man was the target of a professional hit.
Dead cyclist was unlucky,
Ex RAF cyclist is a mere coincidence - many British live in this area and many British are ex forces.
mossad outside of palenstine where they dont care tend to avoid coallaterial damage mind you in gaza and the west bank any there innocent bystanders from an israeli viewpoint
Criminals tend to avoid mass killing .
So something murky
Or a nutjob
Or some criminal whose lost the plot.
Perhaps something to with Iraq's ongoing bloodshed?
Saad Al-Hilla's name suggests he is a Shia whose family probably originates from Al Hillah south of Baghdad.
Iraqi exiles from both sides of the sectarian divide would not be above settling an old score on French soil.
I would presume the deceased had some sort of political involvement with Iraq.
He might also have been killed by Syrians or Iranian agents.
Or else some maniac or maniacs with no political agenda are on the loose.
Last edited by Hitch 22; 6th September 2012 at 09:22 PM.
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