It now appears that it was not at all clear that bin Laden was there. It took a gutsy decision on the part of Obama to go forward since if the US was wrong it would have been highly embarrassing to the country and to Obama personally. It was imortant that he was involved. Hail the Chief!
27 injured in fire, explosion at former air raid shelter in Hamburg, Germany (DPA)
from the article: Will bin Laden killing pave way for similar moves by Israel?