Osama Bin Forgotten... Officially!
Published Monday, July 03, 2006 by Nate | E-mail this post
C.I.A. Closes Unit Focused on Capture of bin Laden - New York Times
WASHINGTON, July 3 The Central Intelligence Agency has closed a unit that for a decade had the mission of hunting Osama bin Laden and his top lieutenants, intelligence officials confirmed Monday.
The unit, known as Alec Station, was disbanded late last year and its analysts reassigned within the C.I.A. Counterterrorist Center, the officials said. Full Article...
Here's the kicker though folks... Bush shut this program down LAST YEAR!
That's right. Apparently Osama had already served his purpose and Karl Rove didn't think he'd be of any value in THIS election cycle. Either that or they're just packing him on ice in order to roll him back out again sometime around say... October?
And with that I wish you all a very happy Independencee Day!