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Bin Laden and Omar: Far Harder to Find

If American forces found Saddam Hussein hiding in an eight-foot-deep hole in central Iraq, why have they not found Osama bin Laden or the fugitive Taliban leader, Mullah Muhammad Omar? Asked this question, American, Pakistani and Afghan officials and terrorism experts note immediately that the searches are enormously different. There are 12 times as many American troops in Iraq as there are in the mountainous border regions of Afghanistan and Pakistan where Mr. bin Laden is believed to be hiding. He has chosen far better terrain in which to hide. He also appears to have more loyalty from his close circle of aides than Mr. Hussein did, and therefore has confounded efforts to track him. Full Story

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