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Leon Panetta on Finding Bin Laden

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Former CIA Director Leon Panetta discusses the tense moments of a military operation that finally put an end to the hunt for Osama Bin Laden.

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On May 2, 201, Osama bin Laden, the mastermind behind the 9/11 bombings, was killed by American special forces, marking an end to the longest, most expensive manhunt in American history. Witness the 20-year search for the most wanted man on Earth, as counter-terrorism experts in the White House, the CIA, and the FBI divulge their firsthand accounts. This inside story reveals the presidential frustrations, missed opportunities, and vicious turf wars that tainted the operation right up until the night Navy SEALs ended Bin Laden's reign of terror.

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