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  • They suspect Osama bin Laden is hiding in the Pakistan mountains.
  • It took us ten years to find Osama bin Laden.
    Dave Eggers  --  The Circle
  • Some of our religious people saw Osama bin Laden as a hero.
    Malala Yousafzai  --  I Am Malala
  • Osama bin Laden is rockin us again!
    Donna Tartt  --  The Goldfinch

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  • It was also the first inkling we had of the rise from the ashes of Osama bin Laden’s followers.
    Marcus Luttrell  --  Lone Survivor
  • In less than two hours, both towers have collapsed Soon all the TV stations are talking about Afghanistan and the Taliban and Osama bin Laden.
    Khaled Hosseini  --  A Thousand Splendid Suns
  • Who would use cell phones and satellites after what happened to Osama bin Laden in Afghanistan?
    Malcolm Gladwell  --  Blink
  • My platoon would have to wait roughly a year before we got into action, and when we did, it would be against Saddam Hussein, not Osama bin Laden.
    Chris Kyle  --  American Sniper
  • The labyrinth of Tora Bora, just across the border, would baffle American Special Forces who tried unsuccessfully, according to locals who claim to have protected him, to prevent Osama Bin Laden and his Al Qaeda comrades from slipping into Waziristan.
    Greg Mortenson & David Oliver Relin  --  Three Cups of Tea
  • Maybe that’s where we get people like Hitler or Osama bin Laden, Jack the Ripper, child abusers, serial killers… .
    Nora Roberts  --  Blood Brothers

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  • That had been abandoned, but it was stark evidence of the strong links between the Iraqi dictator and Osama bin Laden’s would-be warriors.
    Marcus Luttrell  --  Lone Survivor
  • They were radical Sunni Muslims with an allegiance to Osama bin Laden, the terrorist leader who needs no introduction—and whom SEALs hunted down and gave a fitting sendoff in 2011.
    Chris Kyle  --  American Sniper
  • Money poured in from all over the Arab world, particularly Saudi Arabia, which matched whatever the US sent, and volunteer fighters too, including a Saudi millionaire called Osama bin Laden.
    Malala Yousafzai  --  I Am Malala
  • And that was their role in playing host to Osama bin Laden and his al Qaeda movement.
    Marcus Luttrell  --  Lone Survivor
  • The Taliban were still in power, and they were still hiding Osama bin Laden, but their isolation, political and diplomatic, was becoming total.
    Marcus Luttrell  --  Lone Survivor
  • Osama bin Laden, the leader of al-Qaeda, had been living in Kandahar when the attack on the World Trade Center happened, and the Americans had sent thousands of troops to Afghanistan to catch him and overthrow the Taliban regime which had protected him.
    Malala Yousafzai  --  I Am Malala
  • A Jordanian who had fought with Osama bin Laden in Afghanistan, he was committed to killing Americans.
    Chris Kyle  --  American Sniper
  • If I ever rounded a mountainside in Afghanistan and came face to face with Osama bin Laden, the man who masterminded the vicious, unprovoked attack on my country, killing 2,752 innocent American civilians in New York on 9/11, I’d shoot him dead, in cold blood.
    Marcus Luttrell  --  Lone Survivor
  • We found it well to remember those Taliban insurgents were the very same guys who sheltered and supported Osama bin Laden.
    Marcus Luttrell  --  Lone Survivor
  • He was also known to be one of Osama bin Laden’s closest associates.
    Marcus Luttrell  --  Lone Survivor
  • Those mountains up in the northeast, the western end of the mighty range of the Hindu Kush, were the very same mountains where the Taliban had sheltered the lunatics of al Qaeda, shielded the crazed followers of Osama bin Laden while they plotted the attacks on the World Trade Center in New York on 9/11.
    Marcus Luttrell  --  Lone Survivor
  • Maybe that’s where we get people like Hitler or Osama bin Laden, Jack the Ripper, child abusers, serial killers… .
    Nora Roberts  --  Blood Brothers
  • During the night American special forces called Navy SEALs had carried out a raid in Abbottabad, one of the places we’d stayed as IDPs, and had found and killed Osama bin Laden.
    Malala Yousafzai  --  I Am Malala
  • Lindh, fresh from the crisp climate of Marin County, would reportedly wilt under the anvil of Waziristan’s sun, and cross the passes into Afghanistan, to continue his education at a madrassa in the mountains with a more temperate climate, a madrassa financed by another Saudi, Osama Bin Laden.
    Greg Mortenson & David Oliver Relin  --  Three Cups of Tea
  • And Faisal, who would spit on a picture of Osama Bin Laden any time he saw one, would shudder at the thought of what people under those bombs must be going through and raise his hands in a dua, asking Allah to spare them any unnecessary suffering.
    Greg Mortenson & David Oliver Relin  --  Three Cups of Tea
  • Their crews, Mortenson thought, had been unlucky enough to fly near Massoud’s stronghold after the CIA made Stinger missiles and the training to fire them effectively available to mujahadeen leaders battling America’s Cold War enemy here, leaders like Osama Bin Laden.
    Greg Mortenson & David Oliver Relin  --  Three Cups of Tea
  • And for Osama Bin Laden and his apocalyptic emissaries, the nineteen mostly Saudi men about to board American airliners carrying box-cutters, Massoud’s death meant that the one leader most capable of uniting northern Afghanistan’s warlords around the American military aid sure to pour in was toppled, like the towers about to fall half a world away.
    Greg Mortenson & David Oliver Relin  --  Three Cups of Tea
  • And suddenly there I was, dressed up like Osama bin Laden’s second in command, arms wrapped around a couple of tribesmen like we were three drunks falling up the hill, the village policeman right behind yelling, "Two-two-eight!
    Marcus Luttrell  --  Lone Survivor
  • When he touched down at a disused airbase outside Jalalabad, with attaché cases crammed with untraceable hundred-dollar bills, and a retinue of fighters, seasoned, as he was, by prior campaigns in Afghanistan to fight the Soviets, Osama Bin Laden was reportedly in a foul mood.
    Greg Mortenson & David Oliver Relin  --  Three Cups of Tea
  • We wished we could get at Osama bin Laden’s al Qaeda mob in Iraq, Iran, Afghanistan, or wherever the hell these lunatics lived.
    Marcus Luttrell  --  Lone Survivor
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