TweetNews: Reactions to Bin Laden's death

Osama Bin Laden, the alleged mastermind of the September 11, 2001 terror attacks on the U.S., has been killed by U.S. Special Forces in Pakistan.

In an address to the American nation, U.S. President Barack Obama said he ordered the strike that allegedly killed Bin Laden.

A small team of Americans killed Bin Laden in a firefight at a compound in Pakistan, the president said.

#Bin Laden TWEETS

JPBarlow: We killed Bin Laden, but he won. The US today is dimmed, morally & financially bankrupted by our reactions to his works.

tota770: Obama announced bin Laden’s death 8 years to the day after George W. Bush declared “Mission Accomplished.”

WTFisJewey: I feel like bin laden being killed means nothing. The[y] only marked him because they owed him money. Ain’t like we don’t know who really bombed us.

Ryno202: It’s a good day for America! We finally got that piece of dirt that has cost us so much. Bin Laden is dead…finally!

Kaulentia: coincidence Gadaffi being bombed at same time US got rid of bin laden? 1dragon dead&new1on warpath with world4death of his son.

Shanegarven: 10 years is a long time for bin Laden to have bin hiding… US perhaps not so good at hide-and-seek.

ThisIsJanero: Basically by killing Bin Laden he got what he wanted. Bin Laden, said in his own words, he rather die than be a US prisoner.

Lammyng: The US should only have Googled where Osama Bin Laden’s house was!

Josie91x: Yes Bin Laden is dead but let’s be honest it’s only taken us 10 years to catch a man in flip flops!!

LuSHLukeMan: Last week Obama was being questioned about whether he was a US citizen. Today he’s the one declaring Bin Laden’s dead. Coincidence?

Leekool7789: 30 trillion $ spent by US to kill Osama Bin Laden If they would have offered Pakistan president 1% (of) that, they might have killed him long back.

Haeleyvaughnn: Today is beautiful for so many reasons…Bin Laden was taken over by US Troops and it’s time for celebration…now send our troops home!

prasanthr7: Sure there is a controversy. But the point is Osama Bin Laden got killed. Now US will not use that as a reason to attack other nations.

callmerashad: Osama Bin Laden doing his cooking dance. Laughing at us.

sheamus13: only took 10 years to find Osama Bin Laden, not surprised really, i mean it was the US looking for him.

benznewzour: US killed Osama Bin Laden over a week ago.. Needed to confirm it with DNA tests. He is dead and we the USA has his body… I am very glad.

fdellarosa: US mission in Pakistan kills Osama Bin Laden 10 years after 9/11.

eugeniedfranval: US team’s mission was to kill, and not capture, Osama bin Laden – US security official tells Reuters.

stclairlarue: Bin Laden dead, what does that do for us? Does it make us, or the world safer? What about his fanatic followers? What will they do next?

ynythun: Can’t believe that Bin Laden’s body was “buried in the sea” in such hush hush manner by US after 10 yrs of looking for him.