Transcript for Former Navy SEAL Speaks About Bin Laden Raid in Interview
through labor day. For the first time, we're hearing this morning from the former navy s.E.A.L. Who stormed osama bin laden's compound last year. The former s.E.A.L., Using the name mark owen, was disguised with makeup for his safety, during a cbs "60 minutes" interview. He denies that his book, "no easy day" is being timed for the election. IN THE BOOK, HE SAYS S.E.A.L.s Shot bin laden at his bedroom door. Unarmed, by the way, contradicting the white house, which said bin laden was only shot after ducking back into his room and appearing to resist. Owen also says a full dress rehearsal was conducted before the mission, with top military leaders watching. They walked by. Are you guys ready? Can you pull this off? And we answered, yes. Absolutely. The rehearsal was conducted in a compound built in the u.S. For training.
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