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Karāchi : Pakistan | 3 years ago  
United States president Barack Obama has announced that US forces have killed Taliban leader Usama Bin Laden. Bin Laden deserved to die and it is good for the world that he is dead. There...
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      Examiner | 3 years ago
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      Financial Times | 3 years ago
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      Moreover Silicon Valley | 3 years ago
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      Rediff | 3 years ago
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      CNN | 3 years ago
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      Al Jazeera | 3 years ago
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      The Guardian | 3 years ago
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      The Hill | 3 years ago
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      Atlanta Journal-Constitution | 3 years ago
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      Adelaide Now | 3 years ago
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