INFOGRAPHIC: Detailed map of Pakistan and Afghanistan locating available details of the operation which killed Osama bin Laden. (Reuters News Graphics Service)
REUTERS: Detailed 3D diagram and map of the bin Laden compound in Abbotabad, Pakistan. Locates available details of the operation which killed Osama bin Laden. (Reuters News Graphics Service) (Click for larger image)
Here’s an interesting infographic showing confirmed facts of the raid that ended the life of Osama bin Laden — along with a play-by-play of tweets from @ReallyVirtual, the IT guy who happened to be a couple of kilometers away from the action as it was happening.
Social media startup Namesake has handily compiled the information, which includes a pre-raid timeline of intelligence gathering and operation planning as well as a post-raid breakdown of announcements and bin Laden’s burial at sea.
For another look at the interaction between the social web and this world news event, check out our roundup of social media reactions to bin Laden’s death.
WASHINGTON POST, USA.
NEW YORK TIMES, USA.
TORONTO STAR, Canada.
THE INDEPENDENT, UK.
SYDNEY MORNING HERALD, Australia.
O Dia, Brazil.
NEW YORK POST, USA.
NEW YORK DAILY NEWS, USA.
LOS ANGELES TIMES, USA.
EL PAIS, Spain.
El MUNDO, Spain.
EKSTRA BLADET, Denmark. The compound is modeled too simple. Explosion to back up the theory of an expert, who is quoted about how the attack would have unfolded.
DAILY TELEGRAPH, UK.
DAILY MAIL, UK. A mash-up mumbo-jumbo. And several ‘facts’ in the text detracts from the credibility too. Like ‘Commandos dodge bullets as Bin laden fires his AK47 from bedroom window’.
DAILY EXPRESS, UK.
DAGENS NYHETER, Swden.