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She had used her fitness and fighting skills to survive many times. She didn’t always kill with a gun from long range. Sometimes her targets were right in front of her, trying to murder her as fiercely as she them.

I am curious into finding out what part of grammar is she them. I am fairly sure that it is correct grammar but then again I'm still a rookie at this.

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It's an example of ellipsis, a technique employed to avoid repetition. Without ellipsis being employed in your example, it would read like this:

Sometimes her targets were right in front of her, trying to murder her as fiercely as she (was trying to murder) them.

The author has used ellipsis to express the reciprocal action of both parties trying to murder each other.

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