The abandoned car containing a viable bomb was found close to the venue for this summer's G8 conference of world leaders in Northern Ireland.
It was made safe in an abandoned car in County Fermanagh, located just 16 miles from the exclusive Lough Erne golf resort that will host the summit this June.
There has been a heavy security presence in the area ahead of the G8.
US President Barack Obama, German Chancellor Angela Merkel and Russian President Vladimir Putin are among those expected to attend the G8 meeting at Lough Erne near Enniskillen.
The security alert over today's bomb on the Derrylin Road has now ended.
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