06/01/2011 11:05 am ET Updated Aug 01, 2011

What Pakistan Intelligence Doesn't Want The World To Know About Osama Bin Laden's Couriers

Osama bin Laden's couriers, Arshad and Tariq Khan -- who were killed alongside him during the raid on his compound in Abbottabad, Pakistan -- were born and raised in Kuwait after their Pakistani father settled there to become an imam, according to relatives and other residents in their ancestral village.

The residents' accounts, confirmed by a Pakistan security official, suggest the couriers may have become radicalized in Kuwait. Meanwhile, the residents also report being intimidated by intelligence agencies, which are under the spotlight today after a prominent Pakistani journalist has been found dead.