Officials: Airport employee passed bomb to suicide bomber before Somali flight

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MOGADISHU, Somalia – Authorities in Somalia released surveillance footage that they claim is related to a bombing of a commercial airliner.

The bombing blew a hole in the side of a Daallo Airlines plane, killing one person on Feb. 2.

However, the aircraft was able to make a safe landing nearby.

A security camera at the airport where the flight took off showed two men handing a laptop computer to the suspected suicide bomber after he passed through security checkpoints.

In a twist, a government spokesman said at least one of the men delivering the laptop was an airport employee.

After looking at the video, a Somali official said six people have been arrested in connection with the blast.