The Effect Of Suicide Bombing

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One of the most increasing types of attacks that terrorists are utilizing is suicide bombings. Historically, this phenomenon is not new; however, reasoning behind becoming a martyr vary vastly. The ultimate ending goal of a suicide is to not only amass several casualties, but also to gain media coverage and to create a psychological disaster (Poland, 2011, p. 196). One of the more dangerous aspects of a suicide bomb is the shrapnel that is embedded within the bomb. Sure it will go boom; however, shrapnel allows the explosion area of effect to expand and seriously injure a significant amount of people. Such attacks also guarantee a higher chance of a target being knocked out and if things do not go according to plan, it can still be detonated

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