Tuesday, May 2, 2017

This Day In History


2 May, 2011 - Osama Bin Laden Killed by US Forces
2nd May, 2011 : Barack Obama announced that Osama Bin Laden had been found and killed in Abbottabad, Pakistan in an operation carried out by United States Navy Seals. He announced the raid on Bin Laden's compound had lasted about forty minutes, four other people had been killed in the raid, and that Bin Laden's body was buried at sea according to Islamic standards. The death of the man many believed to be responsible for the 9/11 World Trade Center attacks was celebrated across the United States and many other parts of the world. 

Taken from: http://www.thepeoplehistory.com/may2nd.html





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