The Observer has an interesting feature: Inside the mind of a female suicide bomber
An increasing number of female jihadis are being recruited and trained to blow themselves up in the name of Islam. Alissa J Rubin visits an Iraqi jail to find out what makes young women turn themselves into killing machines
Alissa J Rubin, the Baghdad bureau chief for the New York Times, meets a captured female suicide bomber who tells her: “If I had not seen you before and talked to you, I would kill you with my own hands. Do not be deceived by my peaceful face. I have a heart of stone.”
Read the rest of this disturbing report.