Monday, May 02, 2011, 10:21
Osama Bin Laden is dead. Big thanks to the US special forces team.
Some key time line.
10:52am EDT May 2: 4241 comments have been made in the youtube video.
08:39am EDT May 2: The FBI has updated its list of Most Wanted terrorists to note that Osama bin Laden (notice FBI's translation-Usama bin Laden) is deceased.
12:30pm EDT May 2: First comment on the youtube video.
11:50pm EDT May 1: Video of President Obama's speech was uploaded to youtube. From the beginning to the end of the speech, 4,000 tweets per second were sent on Twitter.
11:30pm EDT May 1: President Obama announces that Osama bin Laden has been killed by US special operation forces.
03:00pm EDT May 1: United States military forces shot and killed Osama bin Laden after a 40-minute firefight in Abbottabad, Pakistan, and then seized his body. The operation was carried out by 25 members of the United States Naval Special Warfare Development Group under the command of the Joint Special Operations Command forces in Pakistan working with the U.S. Central Intelligence Agency (CIA).