Sources said bin Laden was killedUPDATES 1 and 2: Ok, the story is coming out. Not a bomb; shot dead. Not a Pakistani operation; American operators went in. Not last week; Op was authorized last week, went down today. Not in some contested area; in a district only 40 miles outside Islamabad, Pakistan. (some reports cite as far as 70 miles away). There's a lot of confirming evidence out there addressing things that were noticed in the area of the operation. I'll wager that behind the scenes, there's going to be diplomatic hell to pay on this.
by a U.S. bomba week ago. The U.S. had been waiting for the results of a DNA test to confirm his identity.
h/t Bryan Preston at PJ Tattler for the second update.
Here's The Long War Journal rather matter-of-fact report.
...and allowing for a brief moment of celebration, here's a little music:
Courtesy of the Red, White and Blue.
Now, back to work.