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Life sentence for underwear bomber

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Life sentence for underwear bomber


A Nigerian man who tried to blow up a US plane with a bomb hidden in his underwear has been sentenced to life in prison. A federal judge in Detroit handed down the punishment to 25-year old Umar Farouk Abdulmutallab, noting he had shown no remorse for the attempted attack on a Delta Airlines flight to Amsterdam on Christmas Day 2009.

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