Year: 2003 Source: 3p. SIEC No: 20051484

This article discusses the activity among female Palestinian terrorism. Women are perceived as the Á¨gentle sexÁø & are less likely to arouse suspicion. The women that are targeted to participate in Jihad are in a vulnerable & emotional state. A skilful terrorist operative can easily identify a candidate in this emotional state, & manipulate her into becoming a weapon for their organization. (CH)