Monday, May 2, 2011

UPDATED: Osama Bin Laden Buried at Sea, White House Talks Mission

Posted By on Mon, May 2, 2011 at 12:54 PM

UPDATED 12:22: White House counter terrorism advisor John Brennan talks the Bin Laden mission, including the White House's livestream viewing of the mission, the sea burial and U.S.-Pakistani relations.

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Original Post: 7:20 a.m. ——-
Reports this morning are that after Osama Bin Laden was shot once in the head by U.S. Special Forces in Abbottabad, Pakistan, his body was buried at sea.

Since President Barack Obama's nationally televised address last night announcing Bin Laden's death, crowds gathered at Ground Zero in New York and outside the White House.

The New York Times has a slideshow of events on its homepage this morning.


Early reports last night said a 33-year-old man in Abbottabad unknowingly live-Tweeted about the U.S. operation. NPR has more on his story, as well as a photo of what is believed to have been Bin Laden's compound.


Secretary of State Hillary Clinton is preparing to address the nation. Watch live coverage from CBS via Livestream.

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