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Could a Burkini become a BOOM-KINI?

Reader comment on item: Ban the Burqa, Allow the Burkini

Submitted by Mike Ramirez (United States), Aug 22, 2016 at 23:40

At least one can tell that a bikini-clad female is not wearing an explosive belt, while the BURKINI could easily be shaped with the wearer's body to conceal a detonation device. Security measures may require watching the women in burkinis more closely than watching the women in bikinis.


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