Terrorists turn technology into weapon of war in Mumbai

By • on November 29, 2008

Have we seen the future of terrorist cells? Messenger bags, AK-47s, jeans, hoodies, and Blackberry phones.

Among their arsenal of weapons are bags of almonds and BlackBerry mobile phones – almonds to keep their energy up, and the mobile internet connections to stay one step ahead of police and the military.

They are the new breed of terrorist – using everyday technology as a weapon of war.

Well-trained, focused and armed to the teeth, the small group of young but hardened Islamic militants slipped into India’s financial capital undetected last week to unleash a wave of carnage. (News.com.au)