ManyÂ have been surprised, shocked and horrifiedÂ recently by ‘new’ developments in the tactics used by terrorists. They’re using children, and targeting children.
I am surprised at their surprise. Muslim terrorists have been targeting children for decades because they know that the more you love your kids, the more you will hurt when they kill them.
Lovely people. Just lovely.
But, it doesn’t stop there.
During the first Lebanon war, a friend of mine was serving in an Israeli unit in southern Lebanon. On his way back home, he found himself stuck in a massive traffic jam. The police suspected that an abandoned car was a car bomb. As my friend waited impassively for the bomb squad to investigate (and possibly defuse) the car, an Arab taxi driver turned to his young son and told him to check the car.
My friend was horrified and remonstrated with the taxi driver. In reply, the driver shrugged and said:
I can always make more.