German Security Lapse Communications Error Enabled Explosive Package To Go Unchecked

German customs officials wanted to search last week's package containing a bomb from Yemen, but it had left the country by the time the paperwork arrived. According to information obtained by SPIEGEL ONLINE, a communications breakdown enabled the explosive to pass through Germany without security checks.
German officials failed to screen the package containing this explosives-laden printer toner cartridge

German officials failed to screen the package containing this explosives-laden printer toner cartridge

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