Justice, American Style Was Bin Laden's Killing Legal?

Is this what justice looks like? Al-Qaida boss Osama bin Laden was killed on Sunday in a secret military operation in Pakistan. Americans are celebrating, but there are serious doubts about whether the targeted killing was legal under international law and the laws of war.
A victory celebration on Pennsylvania Avenue in Washington on Sunday night.

A victory celebration on Pennsylvania Avenue in Washington on Sunday night.

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Photo Gallery: The Hunt for Bin Laden
Foto: REUTERS/ The White House
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Photo Gallery: The Hunt for Bin Laden

Photo Gallery: Bin Laden's High-Security Hideout
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Photo Gallery: Bin Laden's High-Security Hideout

Photo Gallery: Bin Laden's Luxury Compound
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Photo Gallery: Bin Laden's Luxury Compound

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