"somehow" was because they caught a courier going in and out of a giant compound in the middle of pakistan. the americans were going to kill him whenever they found him. they just happened to find him last night. this was not done to make the american public support the war in afghanistan, as virtually nothing could do that at this point simply because of all the money involved.
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from the article: Obama: Osama bin Laden killed in Pakistan by U.S. forces