Airlines warned of possible toothpaste tube bombs ahead of Olympics

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    Airlines warned of possible toothpaste tube bombs ahead of Olympics

    By Mike Ahlers, Evan Perez and Barbara Starr, CNN
    updated 8:10 AM EST, Thu February 6, 2014

    Washington (CNN) -- The United States is advising airlines with direct flights serving Russia to be aware of the possibility that explosive materials could be concealed in toothpaste or cosmetic tubes, the chairman of the House Homeland Security Committee said Wednesday night.

    Rep. Michael McCaul said the Department of Homeland Security issued a bulletin to airlines flying into Russia warning of the potential threat...

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    http://www.cnn.com/2014/02/05/world/europe/sochi-security-toothpaste/
     
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