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White House Struggles To Get Its Lies Straight In Telling Bin Laden Fairytale

Posted By admin On May 3, 2011 @ 5:11 am In Featured Stories | Comments Disabled

JOSH GERSTEIN
Politico [1]
Tuesday, May 3, 2011

The White House backed away Monday evening from key details in its narrative about the raid that killed Osama bin Laden, including claims by senior U.S. officials that the Al Qaeda leader had a weapon and may have fired it during a gun battle with U.S. forces.

Officials also retreated from claims that one of bin Laden’s wives was killed in the raid and that bin Laden was using her as a human shield before she was shot by U.S. forces.

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However, during a background, off-camera briefing for television reporters later Monday, a senior White House official said bin Laden was not armed when he was killed, apparently by the U.S. raid team.

Another White House official familiar with the TV briefing confirmed the change to POLITICO, adding, “I’m not aware of him having a weapon.”

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[1] Politico: http://www.politico.com/news/stories/0511/54162.html

[2] Image: http://www.stansberryresearch.com/pro/1011PSIENDVD/PPSIM128/PR

[3] Pentagon, White House Can’t Get Their Bin Laden Fairy Tale Straight: http://www.prisonplanet.com/pentagon-white-house-can%e2%80%99t-get-their-bin-laden-fairy-tale-straight.html

[4] The Slippery Story of the bin Laden Kill: http://www.prisonplanet.com/the-slippery-story-of-the-bin-laden-kill.html

[5] White House denies leaking classified info for bin Laden raid film: http://www.prisonplanet.com/white-house-denies-leaking-classified-info-for-bin-laden-raid-film.html

[6] Photos From Inside “Bin Laden Compound”: No Weapons, No Bin Laden (Warning – Graphic): http://www.prisonplanet.com/photos-from-inside-bin-laden-compound-no-weapons-no-bin-laden-warning-graphic.html

[7] Bin Laden Fairytale Flip-Flops Yet Again: http://www.prisonplanet.com/bin-laden-fairytale-flip-flops-yet-again.html

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