Files could unravel enigma of Bin Laden
Published 10/05/2011 | 05:00
AL-Qa'ida documents captured in the raid that killed Osama bin Laden will give Western intelligence a clearer idea of the threat he posed, and may help settle the latest spat between Washington and Islamabad.
There was derision in Pakistan on Sunday at a suggestion by an unnamed US official that Bin Laden's Abbottabad compound was an "active command and control centre" for al-Qa'ida.
One senior Pakistan security official dismissed that as nonsense.