Otherwise a non-sequitur. This Mahmoud Mabhouh was a brutal thug. If he is a leader than one can only shudder in horror at what the powers of a state would be used for. Or one could just notice how Syria and Iran in no way stand out as totalitarian nightmares.
Report: Palestinian, 18, killed in clashes with IDF in West Bank (Haaretz)
from the article: French FM: Dubai killing proves need for a Palestinian state