‘Frankenbombers’: Al Qaeda hatches plot to implant explosives into suicide bombers
Al-Qaeda fanatics may be planning a horrific ‘Frankenbomber’ suicide attack by implanting explosives into a human body.
Defence analysts logged conversations between users of a online forum in which Muslim extremists debate terrorism methods which could beat new US aviation security checks.
The alarming posts included one by a user who claimed to be a surgeon, promising a ‘new kind of terrorism’.
It called on bomb makers and doctors to create the perfect solution to murder ‘larger numbers of unbelievers and apostates.’
The post said: ‘What is your opinion about surgeries through which I can implant the bomb… inside the operative’s body?