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A scene from 'Zero Dark Thirty,' directed by Kathryn Bigelow.

As "Zero Dark Thirty" rightly implies, the systematic use of enhanced interrogation techniques came at a steep moral cost while producing little to no valuable information in the hunt for Osama bin Laden. Read more» 1

An Afghan National Police Crisis Response Unit member provides security after clearing a room during training conducted by International Security Assistance Force Special Operations Forces in Surobi, Afghanistan, on Dec. 09.

Still riding the wave of euphoria over the Abbottabad strike that took down America’s most-wanted enemy, some in the U.S. policy establishment are advocating for an increased use of Special Forces and the strategic operations they conduct. Read more»

An aerial view of Osama bin Laden's compound in Abbottabad, Pakistan.

Reports support the assertions made by several senior Pakistani military and intelligence officials who said there were elements of both the intelligence community and the army that knew of the raid beforehand. Read more»

Osama bin-Laden's compound in Abbottabad, Pakistan.

Questions abound about duplicity and incompetence in the bin Laden raid. The damage done to the Pakistani military’s reputation seems far worse as it stands now than it would have been had it known and cooperated in the operation. Read more»

Osama's dead. Who will replace him at the top of al-Qaeda? Any volunteers? Anyone? Read more»

Osama bin Laden was found "hiding in plain sight" ... but how was he found? President Obama tells the tale. Read more»

Abbottabad residents say bin Laden's house always seemed out of place. Read more»

Well, Osama bin Laden is dead. After 11 long years. And the frat boys are celebrating outside the White House gates. That's a big W-I-N for U-S-A, then. Read more»

A satellite image of Osama bin Laden's compund in Abbottabad, Pakistan, as seen June 15, 2005. U.S. Navy SEALs raided the compound Sunday engaging in a 40-minute raid that ended in the death of the al-Qaeda leader. The White House on Tuesday admitted bin Laden was unarmed when the raid was initiated.

Others armed in luxury hideout provided resistance during 40-minute raid, according to U.S. spokesman. Read more»

Residents of the Pakistan city where Osama bin Laden hid react to the news of his death. Some eyewitnesses heard a series of blasts. Others say it's nothing but U.S. propaganda. Read more»

New Yorkers celebrate Sunday night near Ground Zero following President Barack Obama's announcement that World Trade Center attacks mastermind Osama bin Laden was killed in Pakistan.

Perhaps, as Michael Corleone said, “revenge is a dish best served cold.” But the emotions Osama bin Laden’s death evoked in the city most scarred by his life on Monday seemed white hot. The city exhibits joy in retribution where such an emotion is rarely felt with a killing. Read more»

Aerial photographs and a diagram of Osama bin Laden's compound in Abbottabad, Pakistan, were released Monday by the Defense Department. ABC News broadcast video taken inside the compound after a raid by U.S. Navy SEALs killed bin Laden. Read more»

A screenshot from Google Maps of what some thought to be the house where bin Laden was killed. His actual residence is shown in the live Google Map below.

The fortified compound in Abbottabad, Pakistan where Osama bin Laden was killed is getting poor reviews from 'vacationers.' Mocking comments, written in the voice of disappointed guests, are being left on a Google Maps page devoted to a large walled compound in that city. Read more»

The mission: Get Osama bin Laden. Acting on intelligence painstakingly gathered since August, U.S. attack helicopters crossed from Afghanistan into Pakistan on Sunday and inserted a Navy SEALs unit known as "Team Six." Within an hour, the legendary, elite unit had surrounded a high-walled compound and shot the mastermind of the Sept. 11 attacks. Read more»

A man stands on what is reportedly the home where Osama bin Laden was killed.

Details emerge about the luxury compound where Osama bin Laden was hiding with family members in Pakistan. (with videos) Read more»

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