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So How Did the Killing of Osama bin Laden Go Down, Exactly?

3 years agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

A year later, news organizations are still in the dark about certain details. If you read Nicholas Schmidle's piece in The New Yorker about the killing of bin Laden last August, you may think all the details have been nailed down, but CBS News believes (and has been hawking) a slightly different set of details. According to Mark Follman, writing in Mother Jones: "You don't have to be a conspiracy theorist to be still scratching your head about the end of Osama bin Laden.
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A Minute-by-Minute Account of the Attack that Killed bin Laden

United States / Seattle : Slog (4 years ago)

Nicholas Schmidle's essay in The New Yorker describes the mission in exacting detail—an impressive piece of reporting. [ Comment on this story ] [ Subscribe to the comments on this story ] Read Post

New Yorker Details Raid That Killed Osama Bin Laden

Entertainment : Speakeasy - (4 years ago)

Excerpts from Nicholas Schmidle's piece "Getting Bin Laden," as published in the August 1 issue of the New Yorker magazine. Read Post

The New Yorker's 'cinematic' bin Laden raid story: 8 takeaways

News : The Week: News & Opinion (4 years ago)

The story of the daring U.S. raid that killed Osama bin Laden on May 1 has been recounted many times, but Nicholas Schmidle at The New Yorker has just come out with the most complete version of the tale yet. Schmidle's long, "cinema... Read Post

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