Breaking: President Trump confirmed in an old-school White House "Statement from the President" (not a tweet) that Osama bin Laden's son, Hamza bin Laden, as first reported in July, "was killed in a United States counterterrorism operation in the Afghanistan/Pakistan region":

  • "The loss ... not only deprives al-Qa’ida of important leadership skills and the symbolic connection to his father, but undermines important operational activities of the group."

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