Skip to comments.Navy SEALs 'took turns dumping HUNDREDS of bullets' into Osama bin Laden's dead body, report
Posted on 03/15/2014 6:16:24 AM PDT by InvisibleChurch
Special operations sources have claimed that the terror leader was shot more than one hundred times in the fatal 2011 raid.
A new report from a website known within the intelligence and armed services community claims that the sheer number of times that Osama bin Laden was shot is the reason why the government has never released photos of his dead body.
Citing two confidential sources, The Special Operations Forces Situation Report tells how 'operator after operator took turns dumping magazines-worth of ammunition into Bin Ladens body'.
The site goes on to argue that while the Navy SEALs may have felt it was 'morally, legally, and ethically appropriate to shoot the body a few times to ensure that he is really dead and no longer a threat,' that does not justify the extent of this damage.
'What happened on the Bin Laden raid is beyond excessive. The level of excess shown was not about making sure that Bin Laden was no longer a threat. The excess was pure self-indulgence,' author Jack Murphy writes.
(Excerpt) Read more at dailymail.co.uk ...
Thousands dead on 9/11, and someone calls this ‘excessive’, even if you believe it?
Poor Osama, I feel so bad for him...
Jack Murphy needs to buy a clue and go back to whatever it is he does, wherever it is he does it.
Next time cut off his head and parade it through DC riding on top of a pig...
(still love to see the pictures, though!)
I’m sure that the number of people claiming to have been on this raid exceeds the capacity of four helicopters, much less the two that actually inserted the team. Those who were not really on the raid are also apt to say things that did not happen.
I’m going to cry myself to sleep tonight.
“Citing two confidential sources,”
Odumbo and biden? Well, Klownie the Kenyan got even in the end by authorizing a hit on the same SEALS a week later. Excessive my ass.
Shooting him over and over just seems so ... impersonal. Surely they could have just taken turns fandangoing on his busted skull.
I see no downside here.
Had I been in charge, he would have been chopped in pieces small enough to place in transparent pill bottles and sold on the streets of Iraq, or downtown NY, wherever.
I would also have had a picture taken of me dipping a shemagh in his blood and said item then being placed at the site of the WTC.
There is no "humane" treatment for the piece of crap.
There is no "compassion" owed to those that would lionize the piece of human excrement.
We owe nothing to the moslem world for "desecrating" (their word) the piece of crap.
And to insist that treating the body of the piece of crap with respect would have gained us respect in the moslem world is just plain stupid.
Nothing we do will gain us respect in the moslem world, short of wiping the majority of them off the face of the world and we should start by making mecca a parking lot.
Anyone, and I mean ANYONE, that actually feels that OBL was "mistreated", is a blithering idiot and truly a mohmetan of the highest order.
(You listenin', Hussein?)
Just another unknown source which is as believable as mac daddy when his lips are moving, but the bottom line is WHO GIVES A CRAP ABOUT THIS MURDERER ANYWAY right now I’m sure he is enjoying his 72 goats.
Now the conservatives who despise Obama, but love the SEALs have been given a reason to accept the absence of pictures.
My suggestion, posted repeatedly here, was to weld him (alive) into a steel cage, small enough that birds could feed through the bars, and then suspend it from the lower deck of the Verrazano-Narrows Bridge for a thousand years.
He got off easy.
Yeah, they would waste valuable minutes doing something like this instead of getting in and out of there as quickly as possible.
It looks like it depends upon who is doing it. BTW, Brit, those who are committing the real atrocities are all over your town so why aren't you reporting on what they are doing there?
Shot more than 100 times...
I’m sure they would have preferred to shoot him 3000 times, and that in my view, would still not be even near excessive.
This makes them look like wild eyed cowboys which they definitely aren't........
A SEAL said this was insurance for the team. No one SEAL could be exposed as the one killing him, they all did.
A relative of mine is a former SEAL. When I relayed to him the news about bin Laden’s demise, he wasn’t surprised.
But when I told him the body was buried at sea, his response was an instant “no, it wasn’t.” He said there was no chance, none whatsoever, that the body wasn’t brought back to the U.S.
It was necessary for the pig’s blood dipped bullets to make entry. Was taking no chances ... imagine bin laden explaining that to allah (the devil).
He must have been dead from his kidney disease YEARS before—iffen bombs on Tora Bora didn’t get him first.
The corpse? Most likely an elder son who was a dead ringer for his old man, IMHO.
MANY people on both sides had the need to keep him “alive” with phony tapes, etc.
Meh. Report taken from a paid subscriber based special operations blog site open to anyone willing to pay and make claims.
Excellent. They hopefully dipped each one in pigs blood.
Seriously, what difference does it make? (Not a Hitlery reference).
Why should anyone in a civilized society do anything but yawn at this?
Not a peep from the “just-us brothers”. WTH?
This makes them look like wild eyed cowboys which they definitely aren't........”
I definitely agree with you. It's a “protect Obama” story. Why did he supposedly bury Osama’s body at sea? This story pretends it was to protect the SEALS. Give me a break. Obama, Biden, and Panetta didn't care enough about the SEALs to protect the unit's identity. The investigation into what happened to SEAL Team 6 in the helicopter downing has never been completely told.
I doubt it happened, but even if they did go all “Inglorious Basterds” on him - so what? Couldn’t happen to a more deserving corpse. I hope the devils that grabbed his soul made him watch his cranial ventilation before dragging him to hell.
After he was dead he didn’t feel a thing, so I’m sure he didn’t mind.
Like the 200,000 or so people that claim to have been in attendance when Wilt Chamberlain scored 100 points in Hershey.
Exactly - he would have been happy to die 100 times over for islam. Aren’t they all honoured to die for islam? Well being massacred for islam is even better.
Four SEALS with their MP5’s could have put more than 100 rounds in the crap pile before gravity caused his dead carcass to fall to the floor. They don’t use bolt guns. This jackass needs to learn to shut up. Anonymous sources my backside.
In the eloguent words of that Florida sheriff after his men had shot a fleeing murderer over 60 times said when asked why they shot him so many times said: because that is all the bullets they had.
...based on their long term experience that they wouldn't need any bullets during their escape from the the compound.
We should have done to him, what they did to William Wallace at the end of Braveheart.
By the way, I don’t believe this story at all. If this raid every really took place, the SEALs would have still been in extreme danger, and wouldn’t have wasted their ammunition.
This reeks of after action embellishment.
The Special Ops knew they were recovering the body and would not risk Command learning of such actions.
BS...US Navy SEALs are highly trained professionals and were in a situation where they may have been involved at anytime in a firefight. They would NOT have be fool hardy enough to waste ammunition. Certainly OBL was shot more than once, but highly trained SEALs would not need a fusillade of bullets to do the deed.
I don’t “ believe” in Osama Bin Laden.
Is the reporter even sure they weren't just a wannabe?
Ubama needed a bump in the polls and "killed" him again.
This! Under Obama’s watch! THIS is not what America does!
"They" found an excuse that gives them cover for never showing Americans and the world the dead body of Osama bin Laden by blaming the SEALs and making the SEALs look bad in the process.
Maybe it happened that way and maybe it didn't, but I don't believe them no matter what they are saying.
The way people handle the little things is a good indication of how they'll handle the big things and vice versa and our current GuvCo lies about everything.
Reagan's advice was trust, but verify. "Trust"? Seriously?
I think this is another slander against the SEALS—who were later murdered by Obama, so they can’t defend themselves. And another excuse for the fact that there isn’t a scintilla of evidence that the raid ever happened. Which is far more credibly explained by the raid’s never having taken place.
Me thinks there were a few people that just wanted to join the “I killed Osama Club”. They should have to reimburse the govt. $10 for the ammo they wasted. Other than that, I have no problem with it.
Kind of like Vietnam. If you go by the number who claim to have been in country it’s more than double the numbers who actually were.
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