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# obl - Monday 27 August, 2012

Pentagon checking Bin Laden raid book for leaks
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Pentagon checking Bin Laden raid book for leaks

Aug 27th 2012, 8:12 PM 6,727 Views 17 Comments

Officials have received the manuscript and are checking for any classified information, said Pentagon spokesperson.

# obl - Wednesday 30 May, 2012

Doctor who helped CIA trace bin Laden 'jailed over militancy'
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# Pakistan

Doctor who helped CIA trace bin Laden 'jailed over militancy'

May 30th 2012, 4:57 PM 2,446 Views 11 Comments

Court documents obtained today debunk the view that Shakil Afridi was convicted for working with the CIA.

# obl - Thursday 24 May, 2012

US aid to Pakistan cut over jailing of doctor who helped CIA
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# Pakistan

US aid to Pakistan cut over jailing of doctor who helped CIA

May 24th 2012, 9:50 PM 3,331 Views 8 Comments

Dr Shakil Afridi was convicted of conspiring against the state of Pakistan after he helped the CIA in their search for bin Laden.

# obl - Wednesday 23 May, 2012

Doctor who helped CIA trace bin Laden sentenced to 33 years
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Doctor who helped CIA trace bin Laden sentenced to 33 years

May 23rd 2012, 8:34 PM 8,470 Views 40 Comments

The Pakistani man has been convicted of conspiring against Pakistan.

# obl - Tuesday 1 May, 2012

Bin Laden papers to be released online
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Bin Laden papers to be released online

May 1st 2012, 9:28 AM 1,475 Views 10 Comments

Some of the documents taken by US Navy SEALs during their raid on bin Laden’s compound have been declassified.

# obl - Tuesday 27 December, 2011

14 game-changing moments of 2011
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# Review 2011

14 game-changing moments of 2011

Dec 27th 2011, 6:00 PM 6,114 Views 8 Comments

These were the catalysts for some of the upheavals at home and abroad this past year…

# obl - Monday 7 November, 2011

The 5 at 5: Monday
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The 5 at 5: Monday

Nov 7th 2011, 4:43 PM 2,004 Views 8 Comments

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock.

# obl - Friday 9 September, 2011

9/11 recordings: "Somebody's stabbed... I think we're getting hijacked"
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9/11 recordings: "Somebody's stabbed... I think we're getting hijacked"

Sep 9th 2011, 11:42 AM 2,241 Views 4 Comments

Audio recordings made on the day of the 9/11 attacks document the reactions of flight crew, air traffic controllers and the US military as events unfolded.

# obl - Friday 8 July, 2011

US admiral's comments on murdered journalist "extremely irresponsible"
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# Pakistan

US admiral's comments on murdered journalist "extremely irresponsible"

Jul 8th 2011, 3:16 PM 193 Views 1 Comment

Islamabad’s relationship with the US won’t be helped by Adm Mullen’s remarks the the Parkistan government ‘sanctioned’ journalist’s killing.

# obl - Thursday 23 June, 2011

Slideshow: A bad year for 'bad guys'
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Slideshow: A bad year for 'bad guys'

Jun 23rd 2011, 2:29 PM 628 Views 0 Comments

As Irish-American mobster James ‘Whitey’ Bulger is captured after 16 years, take a look at other notorious figures who’ve been caught recently…

# obl - Wednesday 15 June, 2011

The 9 at 9: Wednesday
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The 9 at 9: Wednesday

Jun 15th 2011, 8:09 AM 918 Views 0 Comments

Nine things to know this morning…

# obl - Thursday 19 May, 2011

US officials say "no evidence" Islamabad knew of bin Laden's life in Pakistan
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US officials say "no evidence" Islamabad knew of bin Laden's life in Pakistan

May 19th 2011, 1:57 PM 215 Views 0 Comments

However, US Defence Secretary Robert Gates says his supposition is that “somebody knew”.

# obl - Wednesday 18 May, 2011

Pakistan's Taliban vows to continue bin Laden's war against the West
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Pakistan's Taliban vows to continue bin Laden's war against the West

May 18th 2011, 3:27 PM 365 Views 0 Comments

In an interview with the AP, the deputy commander of the Pakistani Taliban warns the group will fight with a “new zeal” following the death of the al-Qaeda leader.

# obl - Friday 13 May, 2011

Porn found at Osama bin Laden's compound in Pakistan
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From The Daily Edge
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Porn found at Osama bin Laden's compound in Pakistan

May 13th 2011, 6:37 PM 4,131 Views 0 Comments

US commandos uncovered the stash of videos after bin Laden was killed. In other news, George Bush enjoys eating soufflé, and was doing so when he heard of bin Laden’s death.

# obl - Thursday 12 May, 2011

Bin Laden diary outlines plans to target US cities on significant dates
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Bin Laden diary outlines plans to target US cities on significant dates

May 12th 2011, 7:59 AM 1,506 Views 15 Comments

Al-Qaeda leader mused over how many Americans he must kill to force the US to pull out of the Arab world.

# obl - Wednesday 11 May, 2011

Bin Laden's sons call for evidence of father's death
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Bin Laden's sons call for evidence of father's death

May 11th 2011, 8:49 AM 834 Views 0 Comments

In a statement to the NYT, bin Laden’s sons “question the propriety” of the US killing their father instead of allowing him a fair trial. Meanwhile, the US is working to repair its relationship with Pakistan.

# obl - Monday 9 May, 2011

Obama calls on Pakistan to investigate bin Laden's 'support network'
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Obama calls on Pakistan to investigate bin Laden's 'support network'

May 9th 2011, 8:24 AM 198 Views 0 Comments

Meanwhile, former Irish President and UN official Mary Robinson has expressed her “moral unease” over the killing of Osama bin Laden’s.

# obl - Sunday 8 May, 2011

The Daily Fix: Sunday
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The Daily Fix: Sunday

May 8th 2011, 7:31 PM 2,047 Views 0 Comments

In today’s Daily Fix: Ireland and Greece back in the headlines over EU/IMF bailouts; Japan sticks with nuclear power; and a Dublin church confirms it won’t be holding a mass for Osama bin Laden this week.

Pakistan still holding Osama bin Laden's wives and children
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Pakistan still holding Osama bin Laden's wives and children

May 8th 2011, 11:28 AM 1,313 Views 0 Comments

Three of Bin Laden’s wives and eight of his children are in the custody of Pakistani authorities, following the US raid which killed the al-Qaeda leader.

# obl - Saturday 7 May, 2011

Would you have what it takes to be a US Navy SEAL?
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From The Daily Edge
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Would you have what it takes to be a US Navy SEAL?

May 7th 2011, 12:54 PM 1,280 Views 0 Comments

Citizenship requirements aside, that is… Do you think you could get through all that gruelling training?

# obl - Monday 2 May, 2011

CIA reveals diagrams and aerial photos of the Bin Laden compound
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# Osama Bin Laden

CIA reveals diagrams and aerial photos of the Bin Laden compound

May 2nd 2011, 8:33 PM 2,370 Views 0 Comments

See the satellite images of Bin Landen’s hideaway…

Meet the 'Seal Team 6', the crackshots who killed Bin Laden
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# Osama Bin Laden

Meet the 'Seal Team 6', the crackshots who killed Bin Laden

May 2nd 2011, 7:35 PM 4,357 Views 0 Comments

The military group that took out terrorist this morning in Pakistan operates outside military protocol and their identities kept top secret.