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      Obama will not release photo of bin Laden

      NBC News has confirmed that President Barack Obama will not release a photo of Osama bin Laden's body.

      The White House had been weighing the release of a photo, in part to offer proof that bin Laden was killed during a raid on his compound early Monday. However, officials had cautioned that the photo was gruesome and could be inflammatory.

      U.S. forces stormed the compound in Pakistan where bin Laden was hiding, then shot and killed the al-Qaida leader.

      Do you support President Obama's decision not to release the photos or do you think it was the wrong decision? Post your comments below.

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