Meeting Osama

When the Palestinian journalist Abdel Bari Atwan agreed to go and interview Osama bin Laden fourteen years ago, he was apprehensive. By the time he reached his mountain hideout - he was shaken and scared -but what was the man himself really like?

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10 minutes

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Thu 28 Jan 2010 08:50 GMT

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