Osama dead: one year on

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In this file photo, Pakistani policemen stand guard as security personnel conduct demolition works on the compound where al Qaeda chief Osama bin Laden was killed last year in the northwestern town of Abbottabad.

In this file photo, Pakistani policemen stand guard as security personnel conduct demolition works on the compound where al Qaeda chief Osama bin Laden was killed last year in the northwestern town of Abbottabad.

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Pakistani policemen escort a minivan carrying family members of slain al Qaeda chief Osama bin Laden, in Islamabad, as they leave for the airport before their departure to Saudia Arabia. (AFP Photo)

Pakistani policemen escort a minivan carrying family members of slain al Qaeda chief Osama bin Laden, in Islamabad, as they leave for the airport before their departure to Saudia Arabia. (AFP Photo)

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This official White House photo shows US President Barack Obama, US Vice President Joe Biden, US Secretray of Defense Robert Gates, and US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton with members of the national security team as they receive an update on the mission against Osama bin Laden in the Situation Room of the White House, in Washington, DC. (AFP Photo)

This official White House photo shows US President Barack Obama, US Vice President Joe Biden, US Secretray of Defense Robert Gates, and US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton with members of the national security team as they receive an update on the mission against Osama bin Laden in the Situation Room of the White House, in Washington, DC. (AFP Photo)

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New York police stand near a wanted poster printed by on a full page of a New York newspaper for Saudi-born militant Osama bin Laden in the financial district of New York, in this file photo from September 18, 2001, post the attack on the Twin Towers. (Reuters)

New York police stand near a wanted poster printed by on a full page of a New York newspaper for Saudi-born militant Osama bin Laden in the financial district of New York, in this file photo from September 18, 2001, post the attack on the Twin Towers. (Reuters)

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People celebrate after al Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden was killed in Pakistan, during a spontaneous celebration in New York's Times Square, May 2, 2011. (Reuters)

People celebrate after al Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden was killed in Pakistan, during a spontaneous celebration in New York's Times Square, May 2, 2011. (Reuters)

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A roadside vendor sells newspapers with headlines about the death of al Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden, in Lahore May 3, 2011. Pakistan's president acknowledged for the first time on Tuesday that his security forces were left out of a US operation to kill bin Laden. (Reuters)

A roadside vendor sells newspapers with headlines about the death of al Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden, in Lahore May 3, 2011. Pakistan's president acknowledged for the first time on Tuesday that his security forces were left out of a US operation to kill bin Laden. (Reuters)

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Part of a damaged helicopter is seen lying near the compound after US Navy SEAL commandos killed al Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden in Abbottabad. (Reuters)

Part of a damaged helicopter is seen lying near the compound after US Navy SEAL commandos killed al Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden in Abbottabad. (Reuters)

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A resident tries to look into the compound where al Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden was reported to have been killed in Abbottabad. (Reuters)

A resident tries to look into the compound where al Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden was reported to have been killed in Abbottabad. (Reuters)

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A general view of Abbottabad, the town where Osama bin Laden was killed in a US Navy SEAL raid on May 1, 2011.

A general view of Abbottabad, the town where Osama bin Laden was killed in a US Navy SEAL raid on May 1, 2011.

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Osama bin Laden is shown watching himself on television in this video frame grab released by the US Pentagon May 7, 2011. Five videos were found in Osama's house in Abbottabad. (Reuters)

Osama bin Laden is shown watching himself on television in this video frame grab released by the US Pentagon May 7, 2011. Five videos were found in Osama's house in Abbottabad. (Reuters)

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A file photo of slain al Qaeda founder Osama bin Laden and his second-in-command and now chief Ayman al Zawahri. (Reuters)

A file photo of slain al Qaeda founder Osama bin Laden and his second-in-command and now chief Ayman al Zawahri. (Reuters)

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A combo picture shows the site where Osama bin Laden's house stood, before and after demolition.

A combo picture shows the site where Osama bin Laden's house stood, before and after demolition.

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