The Projected Al Qaeda Use of Body Cavity Suicide Bombs Against High Value Targets

April 11, 2011
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Dr. Robert J. Bunker has been working for the last few years on assessing the potential use of body cavity bombs (BCB) or body cavity suicide bombs (BCSB) as a variation of suicide bombing tactics, techniques, and procedures (TTPs).1 Sadly or on the indications and warning (I&W) side fortunately, it seems by careful analysis of transactions and signatures, trends and potentials, and capabilities and intentions (i.e., the Transaction Analysis Cycle)2 Dr. Bunker has forecast a terrorist innovation…
Awareness of this barbaric potential has been increasing among the security services. For example, the French intelligence service has warned of a new terrorism threat from suicide bombers carrying in-body explosives that can’t be detected by standard airport screening.

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5 Responses

  1. Andre

    May 6, 2011, 15:35:26

    This may be where reality is taken from ‘Hollywood’ as it were. This particular method was presented in the UK drama series Spooks in the 3rd season, episode 10.

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