Love|Peace Women suicide bombers are considered to be the greatest international terrorist threat outside of militants getting their hands on nuclear weapons. Many high-ranking experts believe if women turn to terrorism, there’s no turning back for our world.
It’s doubly sad then that women struck the Moscow subway today, killing dozens, wounding many and striking terror into the heart of Russia. It’s believed that the attacks came in response to Russian crackdowns on Islamic extremism in Chechnya and other parts of the Caucasus region in southern Russia.
The Moscow subway system is second only to Japan’s in traffic, carrying about 10 million people a day. Read on at the NYTimes.