Thursday, December 16, 2010
Find the Terrorist, Not the Bomb
Israel's Approach: "Are you a terrorist?" -David Rose
The security checks at Israel's Ben-Gurion International Airport are intense, but they are surprisingly discreet. There are no groups of armed police patrolling through the concourses.
The new intrusive body scanners recently introduced in America are not in use.
"The 9/11 hijackers killed 3,000 people without real weapons or explosives. To be safe, you have to be able to stop the person who has hostile intentions. That's how our system works."
The Israelis call this method 'behaviour pattern analysis'...