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PBS NewsHour | CIA Chief Panetta: Obama Made 'Gutsy' Decision on Bin Laden Raid | PBS

Duration: 11:28
Program: PBS NewsHour #10018
Broadcast Date: May. 3, 2011

In a newsmaker interview with Jim Lehrer on Tuesday, CIA Director Leon Panetta described the tension of waiting for the final outcome of the U.S. Navy SEAL raid on Osama bin Laden's compound in Abbottabad, Pakistan, plus the preparations for the assault and what uncertainties President Obama faced in deciding to OK the attack.

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Post Date: May 4, 2011