Monday, October 20, 2003
NEW BIN LADEN TAPE VERIFIED
The CIA has verified as authentic the latest Osama bin laden audio message and confirmed that it was recorded as recently as the weekend.
As with other bin Laden tapes, recent occurences were mentioned - this is believed to be the Saudi born fugitives way of proving that he is still alive and that the tapes werent previously recorded.
Analysts point to his closing remarks (below) as indication of this.
"And finaly those all important weekend lotto results.
The numbers you needed were,
8, legs 11, unlucky for some - 13, 25, 33 and two fat ladies - 88.
A lucky Mildura citrus farmer and his wife were the only first division winners and subseqeuntly are 1 000 187 $ richer.
Not bad for a days work is it?
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