02 May '11, 3am

Osama bin Laden is dead and his body has been recovered by US authorities, US official says

Osama bin Laden is dead and his body has been recovered by US authorities, US official says

Al Qaeda's elusive leader Osama bin Laden is dead and his body has been recovered by US authorities, CNN reported on Sunday. -- PHOTO: REUTERS WASHINGTON - AL-QAEDA leader Osama bin Laden is dead, and President Barack Obama will announce his death, nearly 10 years after the September 11 attacks in a televised address, a senior US official told AFP. The official said on condition of anonymity that Bin Laden was dead, but did not provide details of how his death occurred. CNN quoted sources as saying that Bin Laden was killed in an operation based on actionable US intelligence targeting a mansion outside the Pakistani capital Islamabad. Other news agencies said the US has recovered the body as well. Mr Obama was imminently to address Americans in a highly unusual Sunday night appearance on television. US armed forces have been hunting the Saudi terror kingpin for years, an e...

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