Bin Laden's Diary Entries, Other Documents Go Public

By: KKTV
By: KKTV

The world now has access to what happened the day that Osama bin Laden was killed, including his last words.

Thursday, the Army's Combating Terrorism Center released documents seized last year in the raid on bin Laden's compound.

According to the White House, over 6,000 documents were seized from bin Laden's compound. They reveal how defeated bin Laden and al Qaeda felt in the days leading up to his death.

The documents are made up of bin Laden's diary and contacts with other known terrorists. In them, bin Laden admits that he has suffered "disaster after disaster," and that he knows a large portion of Muslims around the world no longer trust al Qaeda.

Bin Laden even reveals that he considered changing the name of the terrorist group.

The Obama administration has come under fire from Republicans, who say the president is using his decision to order the raid that killed bin Laden as an argument for his own re-election.

The documents were made available to the public beginning at 7 a.m. MST. Click here to go that website.


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  • by Anonymous on May 3, 2012 at 07:57 AM
    Are the alleged pictures of Condoleeza Rice included? That element added so much credibility to the Seal Team 6 story
  • by LedHed Location: Colorado Springs on May 3, 2012 at 07:32 AM
    Diary excerpt: Today I had "relations" with a camel, after we were wed, of course (I'm no heathen!).
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      by R on May 3, 2012 at 09:12 AM in reply to LedHed
      And right after that we find Obama's birth certificate. The family resemblance is uncanny.
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        by LedHed on May 3, 2012 at 09:42 AM in reply to R
        Indeed, except bin laden (lower case intentional) had the sense to cover his Dumbo-esque ears with a turban.
  • by Ed on May 3, 2012 at 06:05 AM
    ....and we have the media to sell it to us.
  • by mike Location: colorado springs on May 3, 2012 at 05:59 AM
    Clearly another political move for re-election by Obama. Nobody cares about the documents we wanted photos to prove he's dead. Uday and Qusay Hussein had their death photos released when they were killed why is the Obama administration still hiding the proof from the public. His poll numbers are down and feel the unclassified documents that nobody cares about will boost his numbers who is he kidding.
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      by Anonymous on May 3, 2012 at 08:26 AM in reply to mike
      So you think he is still alive?
      • reply
        by AJ on May 3, 2012 at 08:33 AM in reply to
        Obama is still alive. Osama was dead years ago.
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