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Terror Suspect Busted at Dutch Airport

Brits tip off cops about suspect flying from Liverpool
By Mary Papenfuss,  Newser Staff
Posted Sep 20, 2010 1:42 AM CDT
Terror Suspect Busted at Dutch Airport
Schipol airport in Amsterday, where cops busted a terror suspect heading to Uganda.   (?JorgeBrazil)

(Newser) – A Somali-born British terrorism suspect from Liverpool was busted in Amsterdam as he sat on a plane waiting to fly to Uganda. Dutch security swooped in after a tip from British authorities. He is suspected of involvement with an unspecified foreign terror organization, reports the Guardian. It wasn't immediately clear if he was currently involved in a planned terror attack. The Dutch have beefed up airport security after the Christmas Day terror attack when passengers and crew tackled a British-educated Nigerian as he attempted to detonate a bomb in his underwear just before his flight from Amsterdam was to land in Detroit.
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