The day Osama bin Laden died

Published On: Sep 01 2011 02:22:24 PM EDT   Updated On: May 01 2012 12:43:42 PM EDT

As the world marks the one-year anniversary of Osama bin Laden's death, look back at that historic day -- May 1, 2011 -- as it unfolded.

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Official White House photo by Pete Souza

Obama talks with members of the national security team at the conclusion of one in a series of meetings on the mission against Osama bin Laden. Gen. James Cartwright, vice chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, is seen on the screen.