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Michael Leiter NW Flt 253: CIA sent Abdulmutallab info to Leiter’s Counterterrorism Center

Umar Farouk Abdulmutallab was already known as “The Nigerian” and already suspected of meeting with “terrorist elements” in Yemen at the time of his failed bombing attempt of NW Flight 253. By August 2009, the CIA knew about “The Nigerian.” The…