Of course. To have suspected that it was a working bomb would have been “Islamophobic.”
Meanwhile, “Mr Sandiford said the prosecution could not be sure if terrorism was the motive.”
Of course. How could a Muslim carrying a live bomb onto an airliner possibly have anything to do with terrorism? Only a greasy Islamophobe could possibly have such suspicions.
“Air passenger ‘attempted to smuggle working pipe bomb onto Ryanair flight from Manchester to Bergamo but was let go because police didn’t realise it was a working explosive,’” by Samantha Mordi, Mailonline, July 31, 2017 (thanks to Blazing Cat Fur):