12 July 2011 11:06 | By Maureen O'Hare & Francis Whittaker
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Bin Laden vaccine ploy



Bin Laden vaccine ploy (© REUTERS/Gael Gonzalez)
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US CIA operatives in Abbottabad, Pakistan organised a fake vaccination programme in the town in an attempt to get hold of Osama Bin Laden's DNA, according to a Guardian newspaper report. The story claims agents recruited a Pakistani doctor to organise the vaccination drive, who has since been arrested.

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