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December 29, 2009 8:56 PM

Obama's remarks on the 'systemic failure' that led to the attempted bombing of Northwest Flight 253

The White House provided this transcript of Obama's remarks Tuesday on the attempted bombing of a Detroit-bound airliner in which he blamed the intelligence community for missing signs that might have prevented the suspect, Nigerian Umar Farouk Abdulmutallab, from boarding the place.

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