Is Osama bin Laden's death really not an assassination?

The Navy SEALs raid on Osama bin Laden's Abbottabad hideout was "not an assassination", US Attorney General Eric Holder has asserted, saying that al-Qaida leader's surrender might have been accepted, if offered.The top US legal official said the operation was a "kill or capture mission" understanding that bin Laden's surrender might have been accepted if offered, BBC reported.Holder said the special forces had acted "in an appropriate way" even without the any clear indication bin Laden had been likely to surrender....more