Obama: Finding Bin Laden Not Essential

Getty

The president-elect tells CBS that the terror leader must be “pinned down,” but not necessarily killed or captured.

“If we have so tightened the noose that he’s in a cave somewhere and can’t even communicate with his operatives, then we will meet our goal of protecting America.” Read more here.

Also tells Katie Couric the U.S. must “withdraw in a responsible way” from Iraq and focus on Afghanistan.

Related Topics: News, The Page

Post a Comment

You must be logged in to post a comment.

  • Tweets

    View More Tweets From @TIME

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 245 other followers