Newsweek Pakistan’s Controversial Cover Features Lit Tampon Bombs

The provocative image was made for a feature story about female suicide bombers.

1. This is the cover for the Sept. 13 and 20, 2013, edition of Newsweek Pakistan.

Minhaj Ahmed Rafi / Via

You can read the cover story online here.

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2. Some reactions online have been incredulous.

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9. Some have also praised the story itself.

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12. BuzzFeed has reached out to Newsweek for comment and has yet to hear back.

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13. You can read the feature in full here.

H/t to Isaac Chotiner

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