Tuesday, July 31, 2012

Adm. McRaven Gives His First Interview On The Bin Laden Raid With A Journalist

McRaven On Bin Laden Raid: One Of History's "Great Intelligence Operations" -- CNN

While it was one of 11 missions carried out by U.S. special forces that night, the head of U.S. Special Operations command said the raid that killed Osama bin Laden will go down as one of the "great intelligence operations in history."

Admiral William McRaven spoke Wednesday before an audience at the Aspen Institute Security Conference on a panel discussion moderated by CNN's Wolf Blitzer. The talk was his first interview about the raid with a journalist.

McRaven also touched on some of the other pressing issues facing the U.S. military in the discussion that ranged from serious to light-hearted.

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My Comment: Posted this story a few days ago, but it is the fist time that I am seeing the video that has Admiral William McRaven talking about the Bin Laden raid. On a side note .... on the night of the Bin laden raid there were 10 other raids by U.S. special forces. Would love to know what those other 10 were .... but I know that we will never know.

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