The making of the drone.
Tag: osama bin laden
The possibilities and limits of investigative reporting.
“The White House still maintains that the mission was an all-American affair, and that the senior generals of Pakistan’s army and Inter-Services Intelligence agency (ISI) were not told of the raid in advance. This is false, as are many other elements of the Obama administration’s account.”
A profile of the Navy Seal who killed Osama bin Laden and came home to a life in shambles.
The disappearance of the mysterious “Pakistani asset” that helped the CIA zero in on Bin Laden.
How Barack Obama decided to green-light the operation that killed Osama bin Laden.
On the last weekend of April 2011, two things happened in Washington D.C.: the annual White House Correspondents Dinner and the decision to raid Osama bin Laden’s compound. This is the story of how both transpired.
An essay on the evolving narrative of martyrdom in the Islamist and secular worlds.