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Osama Bin Laden Raid

Report: DNA Test Confirmed Bin Laden's Identity After Deadly Raid

AP | RICHARD LARDNER | Posted 08.30.2013 | World

WASHINGTON -- Secret budget documents show that a U.S. military laboratory in Afghanistan analyzed DNA from Osama bin Laden's corpse and confirmed his...

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...

Report: Bin Laden Came Close To Capture During A Speeding Stop

AP | SEBASTIAN ABBOT | Posted 07.09.2013 | World

ISLAMABAD -- Al-Qaida founder Osama bin Laden was able to live in Pakistan undetected for nine years because of a breathtaking scale of negligence and...

Troops In Bin Laden Raid Revealed, Defense Report Says

AP | LOLITA C. BALDOR | Posted 08.14.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- U.S. special operations forces who participated in the raid that killed Osama bin Laden were in uniform and wearing nametags during a CI...

Matt Sledge

Osama Bin Laden Raid Member Has Traumatic Brain Injury

HuffingtonPost.com | Matt Sledge | Posted 06.10.2013 | Politics

FORT MEADE, Md. -- As the trial of Bradley Manning entered its fourth day on Monday, a filing from one potential prosecution witness revealed a startl...

GOP Rep: CIA Was 'Very Sloppy' With Bin Laden Film

AP | ROBERT BURNS | Posted 08.05.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Several weeks after overseeing the raid that killed Osama bin Laden, then-CIA Director Leon Panetta revealed the name of the raid c...

WATCH: A Look Back At Obama's Historic Bin Laden Announcement

The Huffington Post | Gabrielle Dunkley | Posted 05.01.2013 | Politics

Two years ago today, President Barack Obama addressed the nation and announced Osama bin Laden -- the leader of al Qaeda, the organization believed to...

Ryan J. Reilly

Court Considers Release Of Postmortem Bin Laden Photos

HuffingtonPost.com | Ryan J. Reilly | Posted 01.11.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Judges on a federal appeals court here gave little indication on Thursday they would second-guess the Obama administration's assertion t...

Why Torture Is Still Wrong

Aaron Zelinsky | Posted 12.13.2012 | Politics
Aaron Zelinsky

Kathryn Bigelow's new film, Zero Dark Thirty, has reignited the debate over the role torture should play in U.S. counterterrorism policy. Here's the CliffsNotes answer: none.

How Zero Dark Thirty's Unflinching Objectivity Opens the Film Up to Simplistic Accusations of Ideological Partisanship

Scott Mendelson | Posted 02.10.2013 | Entertainment
Scott Mendelson

There is going to be a lot of debate over the next few months about just where on the political divide Kathryn Bigelow's Zero Dark Thirty happens to sit.

New Bin Laden Death Details Revealed

AP | RICHARD LARDNER | Posted 01.21.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Internal emails among U.S. military officers indicate that no sailors watched Osama bin Laden's burial at sea from the USS Carl Vin...

EXCLUSIVE: See The Romney Clip Cut From Movie On Bin Laden Raid

The Huffington Post | Kia Makarechi | Posted 11.03.2012 | Entertainment

National Geographic has allegedly cut a clip of Mitt Romney out of the film "SEAL Team Six: The Raid on Osama bin Laden," in which the Republican pres...

Look Familiar? Whistleblower Unveils Satellite Images Of CIA's Bin Laden Raid Training Facility

Posted 10.12.2012 | Technology

A website has unveiled satellite images of the building where Navy SEALs allegedly prepared for the mission to kill Osama bin Laden -- and the layout ...

WATCH: Former Navy SEAL Speaks To '60 Minutes' About Bin Laden Raid

AP | KIMBERLY DOZIER | Posted 09.09.2012 | World

WASHINGTON -- Former Navy SEAL Matt Bissonnette says SEALs raiding Osama bin Laden's Pakistan hideout last year shot him dead instead of capturing him...

Pentagon: Bin Laden Raid Book Contains Classified Info

Reuters | Posted 11.04.2012 | World

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 ...

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

Reuters | Posted 10.30.2012 | Books

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...

Joshua Hersh

'No Easy Day': Bin Laden Book Author Defends Decision To Write

HuffingtonPost.com | Joshua Hersh | Posted 08.30.2012 | World

The author of a new book on the commando raid that killed Osama bin Laden included a defense of his decision to publish his insider account in the fin...

Ex-Navy SEAL Behind Osama Bin Laden Book Faces Death Threats

Reuters | Posted 10.24.2012 | Politics

* Military pledges "to hold members accountable" * Name, photograph posted on al Qaeda website By Andrea Shalal-Esa and ...

Book About Bin Laden Raid Will Be Released On Sept. 11

AP | HILLEL ITALIE and LOLITA C. BALDOR | Posted 10.22.2012 | Books

WASHINGTON -- A member of the U.S. Navy SEAL team that killed Osama bin Laden has written a firsthand account of the operation, triggering more questi...

Here's Your Chance To Kill Osama Bin Laden Yourself

Posted 08.18.2012 | Weird News

Now you can take out an international terror suspect without breaking the bank -- or going to Pakistan. It was only a matter of time before someone...

Andrea Stone

Doctor Who Helped Nab Osama Bin Laden Now Rots In Pakistan Prison

HuffingtonPost.com | Andrea Stone | Posted 06.29.2012 | World

WASHINGTON -- U.S. officials have called him a hero. Leaders of his own country labeled him a traitor. And some who accuse him of medical malpractice ...

Contentious Probe Concludes Former Ambassador Wrote Secret Letter To U.S.

AP | ASIF SHAHZAD | Posted 08.12.2012 | World

ISLAMABAD — A judicial investigation has concluded Pakistan's former ambassador to the U.S. did write a secret letter to American officials requ...

Bin Laden Hunt Doctor Not Sentenced For CIA Links

AP | RIAZ KHAN | Posted 07.30.2012 | World

PESHAWAR, Pakistan -- A Pakistan doctor who assisted the CIA in tracking down Osama bin Laden was sentenced to 33 years in prison for conspiring with ...

Doctor Who Helped US Find Bin Laden Sentenced To Prison

AP | CHRIS BRUMMITT and RIAZ KHAN | Posted 07.23.2012 | World

PESHAWAR, Pakistan — A doctor who helped the CIA hunt down Osama bin Laden was convicted Wednesday of conspiring against the state and sentenced...

Bill Clinton Talks Secret Hillary Kept From Him

Posted 05.03.2012 | Politics

Bill Clinton found out about Osama bin Laden's death from President Obama, not his wife. "I'm pretty sure that I was notified by the White House, ...