Wednesday, January 6, 2016

Palestinian wave of violence marked by increased female role

While battling Israel was once a role restricted to Palestinian men and boys, the current wave of violence has seen an unprecedented spike in female involvement. And where the few women who did engage in attacks in the past were typically underprivileged females seeking redemption after being rejected by their families, the attackers are now largely ideological, educated women from supportive homes.

Read more at the Las Vegas Sun
(Hat tip: KimR)


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