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From the staff of the Tampa Bay Times

Sohaib Athar used Twitter to unknowingly record Bin Laden attack

National Public Radio (NPR) is reporting that a man in Pakistan used Twitter to report the attack on Osama Bin Laden, not knowing the significance of his now historic tweets. Sohaib Athar, a computer programmer who lives in Abbottabad, Pakistan, first reported a helicopter hovering over the city and continued tweeting throughout the night. You can see his Twitter feed here.


[Last modified: Monday, May 2, 2011 9:58am]


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