To our readers,
The following is an account of the events of and leading up to the May 1st assassination of Osama Bin Laden. This was a covert operation overseen by the American Governments Central Intelligence Agency. Information for this article comes directly from the detailed accounts of those surrounding the mission specifically those who debriefed the SEALS who carried it out. Due to respect for the safety of individuals and national security our reporter was not able to speak directly to the SEALS involved. With these facts in mind please continue to read the following account.