Daily Archives: May 3, 2011

James Blitz, diplomatic editor, tells the FT’s Daniel Garrahan that for intelligence agencies fighting terrorism around the world, the significance of Osama bin Laden’s killing is limited and the capture of Anwar al-Awlaki would hurt al-Qaeda more. Read more

George W. Bush used to ask “why haven’t we found bin Laden?” with such regularity that an exasperated official once suggested sending a one-sentence reply back to the president. “Because he’s hiding.”