Top 5 myths surrounding the bin Laden raid

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  • Docs show bin Laden stayed close to Taliban leadership until the end of his life

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  • Bin Laden docs show that until the end of his life, he considered US to be enemy one

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  • It is a mistake for U.S. officials to downplay the threat al Qaeda is still posing to U.S. national security.

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The release of a small sampling of the documents seized from bin Laden’s compound in Pakistan shows the terror group had ambitious plans for al Qaeda and was determined to continue the fight against the United States despite setbacks. Below are some highlights from the documents released by the U.S. Army’s Combating Terrorism Center on Thursday.

 


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