Politics of Bin Laden: Obama Makes 2011 Raid Focus of Debate

President Obama will not officially commemorate the successful mission that killed Osama bin Laden one year ago today, according to the White House. But his re-election campaign, eager to use the anniversary for political gain, has been trumpeting the 2011 decision to send a covert Navy SEALs team into Pakistan, thrusting it to the forefront of national political debate. During a press conference at the White House on Monday, Obama defended politicization of the risky bin Laden mission as...Full Story
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