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Breaking News: President Obama Confirms Death of Osama Bin Laden

Posted: Sunday, May 1st, 2011 at 11:01 pm
Author: KCII News - Bill Gatchel

President Barack Obama has confirmed that in a special operation, US troops have killed Osama Bin Laden has been killed.  Bin Laden, the head of Al-Qaeda is the one who has been blamed for the 9-11 attacks in 2001.  President Obama said tonight that he made it a top priority when he first took office of finding Bin Laden.  The President says that he first learned in August of Bin Laden’s approximate whereabouts.  He says they knew his exact location in Pakistan last week.  President Obama says he gave the order earlier on Sunday to take the life of Bin Laden.  The President says with this death and capture of Bin Laden’s body, that the war on terror is not over.  He continues by saying that both he and Pakistani leaders agree that today is a great day in the history of both countries.  Stay tuned to KCII during the day on Monday for more information.