Osama`s six children, two wives held in Pakistan

Osama bin Laden was killed in a security operation in Pakistan`s Abbotabad.

Updated: May 02, 2011, 10:59 AM IST

Islamabad: Al Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden`s six children and two wives have been arrested in Pakistan, a media report said.

Osama bin Laden was killed on Monday in a security operation in Pakistan`s Abbotabad city, less than 100 km from the Pakistan capital.

Sources said Osama`s six children, two wives and four close friends were arrested during a search operation launched early Monday morning by the Pakistani forces in a mountainous area located some 60 km north of Pakistan`s capital Islamabad, Xinhua quoted Dunya TV as saying.
IANS