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Cia thwarts bomb plot near bin laden death anniversary

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The CIA reportedly thwarted a bomb plot around the first anniversary of bin Laden's death.
Officials have said the would-be bomber is actually a CIA informant.
Cia thwarts bomb plot near bin laden death anniversary

In this handout government image provided by ABC news, the underwear with the explosive worn by alleged bomber Umar Farouk Abdulmutallab, is all that remains of a failed attempt to down a flight over Detroit on December 28, 2009. The CIA reportedly thwarted another plot involving a bomb concealed in underwear on a plane that was to coincide with Osama bin Laden's death anniversary around May 2, 2012.

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