Treasure Trove for Spooks What Bin Laden's Seized Data Stash Could Reveal

The data and documents secured after the killing of Osama bin Laden could be a treasure trove for intelligence analysts. For the first time, there is hope that they may find answers to some of their most pressing questions about al-Qaida's organization and leaders.
Von Yassin Musharbash
Osama bin Laden's compound in Abbottabad. US intelligence is hoping to gain valuable information from the data they seized.

Osama bin Laden's compound in Abbottabad. US intelligence is hoping to gain valuable information from the data they seized.

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Photo Gallery: A Hideout for Life and Death
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Photo Gallery: A Hideout for Life and Death

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Photo Gallery: The Hunt for Bin Laden
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Photo Gallery: The Hunt for Bin Laden

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