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Yemen Plot Puts Spotlight On Saudi Bomb-Maker

News & Features Tom Gjelten · ·
These images released by the Yemeni Interior Ministry in April 2009 show suspected Saudi bomb-maker Ibrahim Hassan al-Asiri. He has been linked to last week's plot to send explosive material to the U.S., last year's failed Christmas Day bomb attempt on a Detroit-bound plane, and the attempted assassination earlier this year of the Saudi intelligence chief.