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  3/12/2014, Adar Bet 10, 5774

Al Qaeda Revelations at Bin Laden Son-In-Law Trial


While testifying Tuesday, Badat revealed that his shoe-bombing plan came closer to fruition than expected; he flew from Pakistan to London, via the Netherlands, wearing the bomb in his shoes back in 2001, reports AFP.

However, a reunion with his parents following three years of terrorism training in Afghanistan led Badat to back out of the plan, according to which he was to fly to the US and bomb a domestic flight.