Video: Navy SEAL Author in Trouble Over Bin Laden Book part of SEAL?s book contains classified information – Pentagon reviewing legal options

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Source: Kuwait Times
Karāchi : Pakistan | over 1 year ago
Pentagon reviewing legal options This book cover image released by Dutton shows No Easy Day: The Firsthand Account of the Mission that Killed Osama Bin Laden' by Mark Owen with Kevin...
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Navy SEAL Author in Trouble Over Bin Laden Book

Trouble may be brewing for a former US Navy SEAL who penned his account of the raid that killed Osama bin Laden. Written under the pseudonym Mark Owen, No Easy Day is a memoir of the operation in Abbottabad, Pakistan that ended in Osama bin Laden's death. The author is a member of the United States Naval Special Warfare Development Group (DEVGRU), commonly known SEAL Team Six. Shortly after the book was announced, the author's true identity was revealed by Fox News to be Matt Bissonnette. Many concerns have been raised over both the content of the book and the now-revealed identity of the author. Fox News was chastised for unmasking information that could put Bissonnette and his family in danger from al Qaeda. Don Mann, a retired Navy SEAL who was not involved with the mission, believes that such a danger does exist. [Don Mann, Retired Navy SEAL]: "He's in danger for sure. Al Qaeda, they don't have a short term memory. They'll remember this forever. A SEAL took out their spiritual leader and now we know who that SEAL is." Usually, when former SEAL members write books, the Pentagon receives a copy to review before publication. Mann, who authored a book called "Inside SEAL Team Six," says the process is to protect military members. [Don Mann, Retired Navy SEAL]: "You know I was really careful not to put anything classified in. The things they redacted were a little shocking to me, to me it didn't seem sensitive to redact but it's not my call it's a review board's call and <b>...</b>
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