Gilani to brief nation on US operation against Osama

Islamabad, May 8 (IANS) Pakistani Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani will take the nation into confidence Monday about the covert US operation in Abbottabad in which Al Qaeda founder Osama bin Laden was killed, Online news agency reported.

Gilani will also brief parliament about the operation and the situation in its aftermath, on which a debate will be held in the house.

A US commando team killed Osama May 2, ending a 10-year manhunt that intensified with the traumatic Sep 11, 2001 terror attack on the World Trade Centre in New York and the Pentagon.