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He jumped out of the crashing helicopter and sprinted to the south corner of courtyard E without looking back. The other assaulters reached the ground and immediately began moving in the opposite direction toward the compound’s main buildings. Within seconds the helicopter was stabilized and shutting down. The team redirected focus toward the main buildings and the mission objective: Osama bin Laden. Some of the SEALs carry the Heckler & Koch (HK) MP7a1 submachine gun with 40-round magazine, night vision scope, infrared laser pointer, white-light torch and silencer.
They also saw reflected light from muzzle flashes above the stairwell. Several two-man teams immediately disengaged from clearing the second floor, and advanced up the stairs toward the third floor. The Chalk One leader was the first to arrive. As the other SEALs began to enter bin Laden’s bedroom, at least one of them fired shots into bin Laden's chest. Bin Laden’s youngest wife, Amal was wounded in the leg, either from a bullet fragment or debris from the tile floor. She continued to scream. ” The SEALs bound her with zip ties and put her on the bed with the other two women and bin Laden’s three-year-old son.
At approximately 0109 third floors. They move methodically through the hours local Pakistani time, Operation building, clearing each room and floor. Neptune Spear had achieved its primary objective. Osama bin Laden had been shot dead 0108 SEALs clear the second floor and media by a US Navy SEAL. His body lay in the pitch rooms. The point man shoots and kills Khalid bin blackness of his third-floor bedroom with three Laden as he peers down the stairwell. bullets just above his left eye. The mission, 0109 SEALs advance up the stairwell towards the however, was far from nearing completion.