Monday, May 02, 2011
Breaking News: Osama bin Laden is dead, says President Obama
Some pretty sensational news this morning:
The Daily Express reports:
Osama bin Laden, the world’s most wanted man, is dead, US president Barack Obama confirmed today.
The man held responsible for the terrorist attacks in New York on September 11 2001, and the London bombings of July 7 2005, Osama bin Laden, was killed in a US operation in Pakistan. Speaking from the White House, President Obama said he authorised the operation.
The body of the Al Qaida leader was now in US custody, he said.
More on this story here and here.
UPDATE: The U.S. is not going to release photographs of Bin Laden's dead body.