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World leaders commend US on bin Laden's death

Video by Gaëlle Faure

Latest update : 2011-05-02

World leaders were quick to respond to news of Osama bin Laden's death, commending the United States and President Barack Obama on ridding the world of the founder and leader of the al Qaeda terrorist network.

Date created : 2011-05-02

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