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See the chilling artifacts from the Osama bin Laden manhunt

He’s arguably the most recognizable terrorist in history — mythologized among his devout followers, portrayed on screen as penultimate evil — and now Osama bin Laden is the subject of a new exhibit at the 9/11 Memorial & Museum. The chilling exhibit, “Revealed: The Hunt for Bin Laden,” centers on the decade-long search for and seizure of the al Qaeda mastermind who was responsible for the deaths of 2,977 people on 9/11 — and the thousands more lost through bloody wars and debilitating illness. Exhibit items fill in fascinating missing pieces of a mystery that has captured the public’s imagination for some 18 years. “This is the first time any of the objects from the bin Laden compound have ever been seen in public,” ...