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The Woman Who Tried to Save bin Laden From the SEALs

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A man reads a newspaper showing the passport photo of Amal Ahmed al-Sadah, bin Laden's fifth wife / Rehan Kahn, EPA

Fascinating piece by Time vet Tim McGirk on Osama bin Laden’s fifth wife — and clues she offered about her husband that U.S. intelligence might have missed:

With the benefit of hindsight, it seems that U.S. counter-terrorism experts spent years trying to decipher the name and the whereabouts of bin-Laden’s elusive courier when keeping tabs on his comely, young wife might have led them to him sooner.

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