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Featured Map: Death of Osama bin Laden (2 May 2011)

Late yesterday evening, U.S. President Barack Obama announced that Osama bin Laden had been killed in Abbottabad, Pakistan, after a firefight during a raid by U.S. Navy SEALs. Bin Laden was the leader of al-Qaeda, the organization which carried out the 9/11 attacks against the United States. Today's Featured Map shows the location of the compound where bin Laden was killed in relation to various cities in Pakistan and Afghanistan.

Death of Osama bin Laden

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