Top special operations officer directed shift of bin Laden records to CIA to keep files secret

  • by: RICHARD LARDNER , Associated Press
  • Updated: July 8, 2013 - 2:35 AM

WASHINGTON — The nation's top special operations commander ordered military files about the Navy SEAL raid on Osama bin Laden's hideout to be purged from Defense Department computers and sent to the CIA, where they could be more easily shielded from ever being made public.

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