Pakistan knew of bin Laden raid 15 minutes into it: report
Pakistan became aware of the operation that killed Osama bin Laden 15 minutes after it had begun but did not know the target, Al-Arabiya television quoted Pakistan’s Interior Minister Rehman Malik as saying.
U.S. suspects ‘support network’ for bin Laden in Pakistan: Obama
“We think that there had to be some sort of support network for bin Laden inside of Pakistan,” U.S. President Barack Obama told the CBS television show 60 Minutes.
Licence to kill
The idea that the legitimacy of this brilliantly executed American raid might be cast into doubt by the dogmas of “international law” can only be described as quaint — the sort of debating point that would have been taken seriously when the Twin Towers were still standing. In 2011, it sounds only slightly less marginal than the idea that bin Laden still walks the earth.