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Osama Bin Laden 'controlled' al-Qaeda from compound

Al-Qaeda leader Osama Bin Laden was in active control of the terror network from his compound in northern Pakistan, US intelligence services now believe.

Reversing assessments that Bin Laden lived a nomadic existence, the US now says his Abbottabad house was a command and control centre.

Jonathan Blake reports.

  • 08 May 2011
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