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Bin Laden Raid

Joe Biden Told Colleague He 'Didn’t Have The Balls' To Back Bin Laden Raid

The Huffington Post | Sam Stein | Posted 12.19.2016 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Vice President Joe Biden’s latest description of the advice he gave to President Barack Obama on the night of the raid that killed Osa...

Michael Calderone

New York Times Backs Up Bin Laden Claim, Though Not In Its News Pages | Michael Calderone | Posted 05.14.2015 | Media

NEW YORK -- New York Times reporter Carlotta Gall, who covered Afghanistan and Pakistan for 12 years at the paper and wrote a book on her experience i...

Newspaper Names The Man Who Gave Up Bin Laden

The News International Pakistan | Posted 05.12.2015 | Home

Well-informed intelligence circles in the garrison town of Rawalpindi concede that the vital information about the bin Laden compound was actually pro...

'Walk-In' Pakistani Official May Have Told CIA Where Bin Laden Was Hiding

The Huffington Post | Marina Fang | Posted 05.12.2015 | Politics

U.S. intelligence officials may have received a tip from a “walk-in” Pakistani official in tracking down the location of Osama bin Laden, complica...

Robert O'Neill, Ex-Navy SEAL, Reveals He's The One Who Shot Osama Bin Laden

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 11.06.2014 | Politics

Robert O'Neill, a 38-year-old ex-Navy SEAL, revealed he's the one who shot Osama bin Laden in a 2011 raid, the Washington Post reported Thursday. O...

Clinton Takes Jab At Biden

The Huffington Post | Shadee Ashtari | Posted 10.16.2013 | Politics

While speaking at a gathering of the National Association of Convenience Stores on Tuesday, former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton subtly jabbed at...

Document Leaked By Snowden Sheds Light On Bin Laden Raid

Washington Post | Posted 08.29.2013 | Politics

The U.S. commando raid that killed Osama bin Laden was guided from space by a fleet of satellites, which aimed dozens of separate receivers over Pakis...

Conservative Radio Host Makes Absurd Obama Claim

The Huffington Post | Ashley Alman | Posted 08.16.2013 | Politics

Conservative radio host Bryan Fischer presented the possibility that President Barack Obama was photoshopped into the iconic White House Situation Roo...

Pentagon: Bin Laden Raid Book Contains Classified Info

Reuters | Posted 11.04.2012 | Home

By Tabassum Zakaria WASHINGTON, Sept 4 (Reuters) - A book about the U.S. raid that killed Osama bin Laden by a former Navy SEAL who p...

Pentagon Threatens Ex-SEAL With Legal Action Over Bin Laden Book

Reuters | Posted 10.30.2012 | Home

WASHINGTON, Aug 30 (Reuters) - The Pentagon warned on Thursday in a letter to a former U.S. Navy SEAL that he was in material breach of non-disclosu...

Navy SEAL In Bin Laden Raid Condemns Those Who Politicize Raid: 'Shame On Them' (VIDEO)

Posted 08.30.2012 | Home

The retired Navy SEAL whose first-hand account of the killing of Osama Bin Laden contradicts official accounts of the operation and who has expressed ...

Marcus Baram

Bin Laden Was Unarmed During Raid, Says Navy SEAL | Marcus Baram | Posted 08.29.2012 | Home

NEW YORK -- The much-anticipated firsthand account of the Navy SEALs raid that killed Osama bin Laden reveals the terrorist leader was unarmed and was...

Conservatives Take a Dive on Fox News Navy SEAL Leak

John Ziegler | Posted 10.26.2012 | Media
John Ziegler

Imagine if MSNBC or CNN decided to be first to endanger the life of a former SEAL and national hero for no apparent reason. How would the conservative media have responded to that?

Romney Surrogate Says Obama 'Pats Himself On The Back Every Night'

The Huffington Post | Patrick Svitek | Posted 08.17.2012 | Politics

Former New Hampshire Gov. John Sununu (R) lashed out at President Barack Obama on Thursday for "over-aggrandizing" his role in the SEAL Team Six raid ...

Sam Stein

David Axelrod: Romney Would Be Slamming Us If The Bin Laden Raid Failed | Sam Stein | Posted 05.06.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON, D.C. -- President Obama's top political adviser insisted on Sunday that they were not overtly politicizing the killing of Osama bin Laden ...

Mission Accomplished?

Howard Fineman | Posted 07.01.2012 | Politics
Howard Fineman

Just because you can take things over the top -- and the Obama administration's made-for-tv events today are just that -- it doesn't mean that you should. Barack Obama promised to be a new and different kind of politician. If any further proof was needed that he isn't, this week -- with Bill Clinton's testimonial to his courage under fire, and with unsubtle attacks on Romney's manhood, not to mention common sense -- should finally be enough. But, in another sense, Obama is a new and different kind of politician. He's a Democrat executing the GOP media playbook better than Bush did.

Bin Laden Anniversary Poses Challenge For Obama

Posted 04.26.2012 | Politics

By Alister Bull WASHINGTON--It was a triumphant moment a year ago for the United States and President Barack Obama, but now the anniversary of Osam...

WATCH: Biden Advised Against Bin Laden Raid

Posted 01.31.2012 | Politics

Vice President Joe Biden says he advised against the raid that killed Osama Bin Laden. In a speech delivered over the weekend at a Democratic congr...

Time's Bad Pick

Ward Carroll | Posted 02.17.2012 | Media
Ward Carroll

There was only one right pick for 2011's Person of the Year, one centered on the singularly most significant event of the year.

Man Who Hunted Bin Laden Identified

Posted 09.12.2011 | Politics

The New York Observer reports that the man who hunted Osama bin Laden has been identified. The mystery started to unravel after the AP wrote a stor...

David Wood

Pentagon To Bin Laden Raid Leakers: Shut Up | David Wood | Posted 07.18.2011 | Home

Gossip and unauthorized leaks from U.S. officials, politicians and retired military officers about the highly classified raid to kill Osama bin Laden ...

'Crown Prince Of Terror' May Have Escaped Raid

The Huffington Post | Dean Praetorius | Posted 07.11.2011 | Home

It seems one of bin Laden's sons may have escaped the Abbottabad compound raid. Deemed the "Crown Prince of Terror," Hamza bin Laden, 19, may have ...

LIVE Q&A: Ask The Man Who Live-Tweeted The Bin Laden Raid Anything

The Huffington Post | Jake Bialer | Posted 11.12.2011 | Home

In the last few days, Sohaib Athar (@reallyvirtual) has gone from an IT consultant living in Pakistan to the "the guy who liveblogged the Osama raid w...

WATCH: How The Osama Raid Went Down

The Huffington Post | Dean Praetorius | Posted 07.03.2011 | Home

As details continue to emerge regarding the raid on Osama bin Laden's compound, the situation becomes a bit easier to visualize. From the helicopte...

Bin Laden Raid Was Tweeted Live

Posted 07.02.2011 | Technology

By Reed Stevenson DUBAI - (Reuters) - In the early hours of Monday, Sohaib Athar reported on his Twitter account that a loud bang had rattled his w...