New detailed information on the killing of Osama bin Laden by U.S. Navy Seals has surfaced.
Pakistani security officials said Osama bin Laden’s daughter has confirmed her father was captured alive and shot dead by the U.S. Special Forces during the first few minutes of the operation carried out at the huge compound in Bilal Town, Abbottabad, according to a report by the Al Arabiya News.
Sources told Al Arabiya that Bin Laden family members had been transported to Rawalpindi, which is near Islamabad. He added, “They are now under treatment in the military hospital of Rawalpindi, where they have been transported in an helicopter.”
Since Bin Laden’s death, many accounts of how it happened have been circulating. Sources told the Al Arabiya News the 12-year-old daughter of Bin Laden was among the six children rescued from the three-storey compound. The daughter has reportedly told Pakistani investigators
that the U.S. forces captured her father alive but shot him dead in front of family members.
According to sources, Bin Laden was staying on the ground floor of the house and was dragged on the floor to the helicopter after being shot dead by U.S. commandos.
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