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#Underwear Bomber

# underwear-bomber - Wednesday 9 May, 2012

'Underwear bomber' was a double agent

The spy had been working with the Saudi intelligence agency in Yemen and handed the bomb to authorities instead of sneaking it onto a plane.

# underwear-bomber - Tuesday 8 May, 2012

The 9 at 9: Tuesday

The nine stories you need to know about as you start your day, including: Éamon Ó Cuív’s future in Fianna Fáil, underwear bomb plot foiled by the CIA, and Pat Rabbitte goes to RTE to talk about Mission to Prey.

# underwear-bomber - Thursday 16 February, 2012

Underwear bomber sentenced to life in prison

Umar Farouk Abdulmutallab pleaded guilty to attempting to blow up a US flight on Christmas Day 2009 using a bomb concealed in his underwear.

# underwear-bomber - Wednesday 12 October, 2011

'Underwear bomber' pleads guilty to failed plane attack

Umar Abdulmutallab said the bomb he tried to detonate over Detroit was a “blessed weapon to save innocent Muslims”.

# underwear-bomber - Tuesday 14 September, 2010

Alleged Christmas Day bomber to represent self at trial US

Alleged Christmas Day bomber to represent self at trial

‘Underwear bomber’ fires his lawyers and says he will present his own case.