2011 – Osama bin Laden killed in Pakistan by US Special Operations Forces

When:
May 2, 2017 all-day
2017-05-02T00:00:00-07:00
2017-05-03T00:00:00-07:00
Where:
Abbottabad
Pakistan

On May 2, 2011, Al Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden is killed by U.S. Special Operations Forces during an early morning (approximately mid-afternoon on May 1st in the United States) raid in Abbottabad, Pakistan.

For further information and a timeline of intelligence efforts linked to the raid, click here.