Timeline: President Obama's presidency

A look back through President Barack Obama's presidency as the 44th President of the United States of America.

Obama announces Osama bin Laden's death

Credit: Getty Images, 2011

May 1, 2011

Obama announces Osama bin Laden's death

In this official image release by the White House, President Barack Obama, Vice President Joe Biden, Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and members of the national security team receive an update on the mission against Osama bin Laden in the White House's Situation Room.

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