Posts Tagged: Osama Bin Laden
The Abbottabad raid was embarrassing to Pakistani commanders friendly to the United States.
Seymour Hersh reminds us how unlikely it was that the Pakistanis didn’t pick up U.S. helicopters on their way to kill bin Laden.
A New York Times account is sympathetic to Seymour Hersh’s revisionist history about the raid in Abbottabad, Pakistan that killed Osama bin Laden.
Legendary journalist Seymour Hersh’s report on Osama bin Laden’s death is considerably more plausible than that of the Obama administration.
According to Osama bin Laden and Ayman al-Zawahiri's interpretation of Sunni Islamic law, Muslims who support a tyrannical regime or an occupying force are fair game for al Qaeda.
Its military, intelligence agencies, and local municipalities and police forces were all taken to task in Pakistan’s report on the bin Laden raid.
The price for using Dr. Shakil Afridi to gain access to the Abbottabad compound was the deaths of young women and citizens left unvaccinated.
Osama bin Laden may not just have been in hiding, but in forced exile.
If you can call it that.
In Address to Congress, President Obama returned to his perceived strong suit to discuss how the United States must operate from a position of strength.