Osama Bin Laden: 9/11 Mastermind, Longtime U.S. Enemy Killed In Pakistan | Talking Points Memo

1||May 2, 2011: Late Sunday night, President Obama announced in a live press conference from the White House that American forces had killed Al Qaeda leader Osama Bin Laden. Bin Laden, the mastermind behind the 9/11 attacks, had been sought by the U.S. for over a decade, dating back to the waning years of the Clinton administration. ||AFP/AFP/Getty Images/Newscom&&

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