Venezuelan and Cuban American anti-Castro forces bombed a Cuban airline on October 6, 1976 killing all 73 civilians aboard.
Edward Snowden is painted as a courageous whistleblower and maybe he is. Yet there is little in life that is uniquely positive and this goes as well for the smashers of secrets.
On this day in 1956, a CIA officer posing as a US diplomat was killed by a terrorist bomb in a cafe in Nicosia, Cyprus in a case of mistaken identity.
Security strikes many as onerous but it is in place for a reason: terrorists do plan and execute attacks.
Leftist terrorist groups have been active in Greece for decades and achieved a coup in 1975 with the killing of a US spy.