Pakistani security official says bin Laden killed


A Pakistani security official on Monday told AFP that he could confirm Osama bin Laden had been killed in a “highly sensitive intelligence operation”, but provided no immediate further details.
“Yes I can confirm that he was killed in a highly sensitive intelligence operation,” the official told AFP on condition of anonymity.
The official said he was unable to immediately confirm where, how or when bin Laden was killed.
Asked whether Pakistani intelligence participated in the operation he said only: “It was a highly sensitive intelligence operation.”
US television network CNN quoted sources as saying that bin Laden was killed in an operation based on actionable US intelligence targeting a mansion outside the Pakistani capital Islamabad.


  1. Our security establishment has failed to deliver their primary role, which is to defend this country against external aggression, instead of doing politics and building housing societies. It is time that the army be confined to barracks and solely concentrate on defence only and nothing else.

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