April 18, 2007

Palestinian Woman Suicide Bomber Arrested

From Palestinian Woman Suicide Bomber Arrested:

Israeli forces arrested Najwa Hashash, 19, in Nablus on Monday following suspicions that she intended to carry out a suicide bombing. Local residents said Tuesday that Najwa was unhappy after she recently married a man with a serious illness and sought to end her life. Two out of five suicide bombings in 2006 were carried out by Palestinian women.