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2012-02-13 Afghanistan
Police arrest two Afghan boys for suicide bomb plan
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Posted by tipper 2012-02-13 12:33|| E-Mail|| Front Page|| [301 views ]  Top

#1 The boy said he was persuaded to carry out the attack at a training camp by militants who told him when "Americans fire at you... they will not be able to hit you".

The real goal was not a suicide attack but to score a PR victory by getting the Americans to kill a couple of children. Curious how the kids managed to not get themselves killed. Twice.
Posted by Glenmore 2012-02-13 14:01||   2012-02-13 14:01|| Front Page Top

#2 "I ask all my madrassa teachers not to teach kids to become suicide bombers"

Do you think Pakistan or Saudi will listen?
Posted by Whutch Throsh4701 2012-02-13 14:25||   2012-02-13 14:25|| Front Page Top

#3 The report also quotes a senior al-Qaida detainee as saying: "Pakistan knows everything. They control everything. I can't [expletive] on a tree in Kunar without them watching." He added: "The Taliban are not Islam. The Taliban are Islamabad."
Posted by Whutch Throsh4701 2012-02-13 17:15||   2012-02-13 17:15|| Front Page Top

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