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US agents plotted to find bin Laden via meds – report

May 22, 2015 - 7:48 AM

The supply chain could possibly include International Committee of the Red Cross hospitals It remains unclear if the idea was ever acted on

MEDICINES. Undated file picture of the head of the al-Qaeda terror network Osama bin Laden at an undisclosed location in Afghanistan. Bin Laden was killed in a raid in Abottabad, Pakistan on May 2, 2011. AFP FILE PHOTO

Former Navy SEAL comes forward as bin Laden shooter

Nov 07, 2014 - 12:13 PM

Robert O Neill tells The Washington Post he shot bin Laden in the forehead at his hideout in the Pakistani garrison city of Abbottabad 3 years ago

DRONES AND AL QAEDA. A gunman loyal to the Shiite Houthi movement looks at graffiti protesting US drone operations a day after a US drone killed suspected al-Qaeda in the Arabian Penninsula (AQAP) militants, Sana’a, Yemen, 25 October 2014. Yahya Arhab/EPA