The foiled bomb plot is believed to have been masterminded by al-Qaida in the Arabian Peninsula and to have similarities to the 2009 the "underwear bomber" plan.
The CIA foiled an elaborate new underwear bomb plot by an al-Qaida affiliate in Yemen that was intended to bring down a U.S.-bound airliner, The Associated Press reported Monday. The strike was reportedly planned to take place aroun... Read Post
The CIA along with Saudi Arabian intelligence planted a mole who attained the bomb from al-Qaida. The informant then turned over the bomb to U.S. intelligence. Read Post