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Bin Laden Raid’s Live Tweeter Sohaib Athar Speaks About Twitter Fame

In the minutes after President Obama announced to the world that Osama Bin Laden had been killed in a U.S. led military operation, it was revealed that a 33 year old Pakistani man had unknowingly live tweeted the event. Sohaib Athar, a programmer and consultant, tweeted about the helicopter raid of Bin Laden’s compound from about a mile and a …

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Man Unknowingly Live-Tweets Raid on Osama bin Laden

Sohaib Athar, @ReallyVirtual on Twitter, is a 33 year old programmer from Lahore, Pakistan. But, when he began tweeting about some strange activities going on in Abbottabad… he had no idea that he was essentially “Live-Tweeting” the raid on Osama bin Laden. It seems as though Sohib doesn’t want all the attention that comes with his impromptu live-tweeting session. He …

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