Using women and children for suicide missions
IRBIL, Iraq (AP) – A girl strapped with explosives approaches an Iraqi army captain, who dies in the suicide blast. A woman posing as a mother-to-be to disguise a bulging bomb belt strikes a wedding procession as part of a coordinated attack that kills nearly three dozen people.
Using the handicapped, women, and children for terror is nothing new.Â
RecentlyÂ we are getting more and more reports like this:Â
Since Jan. 1, the U.S. military reports 14 female suicide bomb attacks in Iraq, up from eight in 2007. Preventing such attacks â€” which Iraqi government officials say have caused some of the highest numbers of casualties in Iraq in recent months â€” is a challenge.
Â Iraq: suicide attack leaves three dead, four wounded
Jihadists develop “suicide underwear”
Unmentionables. “Terrorists develop ‘suicide underwear,’” by Imran Asghar for theÂ Daily Times, July 31 (thanks to Jeffrey Imm):
RAWALPINDI: Would-be suicide bombers could be using explosives “underwear briefs” rather than explosives jackets to evade “conservative” body searches, sources said on Wednesday.Sihala Police College forensic lab sources told Daily Times that the study of recent suicide attacks showed that suicide bombers used “explosives-laden” under-garments, briefs in particular, to carry out the attacks….
* But who is really surprised? A cult(-ure) that sucks hatred in with the mothers milk, a cult that teaches that every man, women and child must be a ‘martyr’ for Allah, a cult that breeds children for the sake of killing Â unbelievers for the teachings of a depraved ‘prophet’, how do we deal with that if we don’t dare to even talk about Â the ‘root-causes?’