Nov 26 2014
Run and Hide isn’t enough, it should be “Run and Hide, Then Kiss Your Ass Goodbye.”‘
Daily Mail (h/t Susan) UK Police are taking to railway stations to tell passengers what to do in the event of a Mumbai-style terrorist attack at one of Britain’s busy terminals. After government warnings that the threat to Britain from Islamic terrorists is ‘greater than ever’, officers handed out leaflets telling the public to ‘run, hide and tell’ if they are caught up in a Muslim terror attack.
The flyer, which has been attacked as ‘scaremongering’ by critics, shows images of worried-looking people running down flights of stairs, cowering in the dark and anxiously talking on their mobile phones.
The campaign comes as a sweeping package of measures to tackle the threat from home-grown Muslim extremists and those returning from fighting with ISIS is set to go before Parliament. Launching the campaign, Chief Constable of British Transport Police (BTP) Paul Crowther said: ‘More than six million people travel on our railways every single day. (Target-rich environment)