Jihadi bride led the way at party massacre: Malik opened fire first as her husband hesitated, report reveals – amid claims she ‘wore the pants’ in the marriage

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Jihadi bride Tashfeen Malik shot first during the San Bernardino massacre, a report has revealed, as the FBI investigates claims she was responsible for radicalizing her husband.Witnesses have toldThe Sunday Timeshow Malik, 29, had been the first to open fire on her husband’s co-workers at a government department holiday party, while Syed Rizwan Farook, 28, appeared to ‘hesitate’.Intelligence sources fear Malik may have been a terrorist who traveled to the U.S. to marry Farook with the sole purpose of carrying out a deadly attack.Malik’s relatives describe how she turned from the Westernized daughter of a rich family to burka-wearing jihadi bride after she appeared to have become radicalized while studying pharmacology at Bahauddin Zakariya University in the city of Multan, Pakistan.After two years of attending the university, starting in 2007, she began posting extremist statements on Facebook, her relatives said, adding that it was a cause of concern for her family.According to the LA Times, a relative of Mailk’s in Pakistan, who asked not to be named, said Malik would stay up late chatting to someone in Arabic.

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