Thank your God for small mercies
October 1, 2003 4:00 PM Subscribe
While the tragedy of the bombing in Bali was bad enough, evidence
has surfaced that the bomb was incorrectly assembled, resulting in less than 1/3 of the device exploding (bare-bones link
). Experts using computer modelling have worked out the net explosive quantity of the vehicle bomb outside the Sari Club was between 150kg and 300kg – as opposed to a potential 1150kg and that the toll could have been in the thousands had the bomb exploded as planned.
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