02 May '11, 4am

Osama bin Laden dead

Osama bin Laden dead

WASHINGTON: Al-Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden is dead, a senior US official said, and President Barack Obama will announce news already sparking jubilation across America, a decade after the September 11 attacks. The official said on condition of anonymity that bin Laden, America's most reviled enemy was dead, but did not provide details of how his death occurred, but reports said Washington had the Al-Qaeda leader's body. 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. Pakistani intelligence officials also confirmed Osama bin Laden's death. "Yes I can confirm that he was killed in a highly sensitive intelligence operation," the official told AFP on condition of anonymity. The official said he was unable to immediately confirm where, how or when bin Laden w...

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