Many witnessed Gûèvára’s cruelty, torture, and assassination of innocent Cubans who dared to disagree with him and Castro; it was in full view of the public. He was personally responsible for hundreds of deaths in 'Lá Cabaña' as well as executions during the revolution, ordering hundreds of executions without trial, brazenly stating,"We executed many people by firing squad without knowing if they were fully guilty.”
The news that leader has had pop star and ex-girlfriend Hyon Song-wol publicly executed, alongside tales of terror provided by North Korean defectors, provides a frightening picture of this private country.
June Antonio Echazarreta execution by firing squad
WWII U.S. MPs Prepare to Execute German Spies by Firing Squad Orig Press Photo
1945- Captured in American uniforms, three German spies face execution by a firing squad after they were court martialed. At time of capture they carried with them a radio transmitter and receiver to relay the results of their reconnaissance of roads and bridges along the Meuse. Here a U.S. Military Police is placing white markers on their chests.
DEC 23 1944 Eisenhower closely guarded against Nazi infiltrators. Germans who were tried and convicted as spies during the Battle of the Bulge, are lashed to posts by U. Army M.s moments before their execution, December
If Obama had done half of what Trump & Co. have done, Fox News hosts would’ve been absolutely apoplectic, calling for Obama to be tarred and feathered, burned in effigy, impeached, jailed, if not executed by firing squad and the White House burned to the ground and rebuilt to exorcise the evil.
WWI, 24 Feb 1918, Pt Victor Manson Spencer was executed by firing squad after been deserted because of shell shock. He is pardoned by the New Zealand Government on 14th Sept 2000, when the 'New Zealand Pardon for Soldiers of The Great War' passed. -Lifes of the First World War
Mata Hari ( real name Margaretha Geertruida Zelle) was an exotic dancer, born in the Netherlands who found fame in pre war Paris and was later executed for espionage in WWI.
Margaretha Geertruida "Margreet" MacLeod, better known by the stage name Mata Hari, was a Dutch exotic dancer and courtesan who was convicted of being a spy for Germany during World War I and executed by firing squad in France. She stood still in front of her execution without blinding herself or handcuffs,she knew her time as come to pay her deeds. Mata didn’t move a muscle which also said that one of the soldier fainted after taking fire at her. That is kinda lady I like to portrait.
The Pulitzer winning photograph of ”Firing squad in Iran” of the Iranian revolution by Iranian photographer Jahangir Razmi is of great attraction to me firstly because of its unrefined depiction, which is supposedly true for all Pulitzer winners.