Newly released documents written by Osama bin Laden include the late terrorist’s will, personal letters and warnings to countries including the United States.
The documents show that he claimed to still be worth millions of dollars even as he struggled to remain relevant while his al Qaeda network splintered.
The Office of the Director of National Intelligence released the newly declassified documents Tuesday. They were recovered during the May 2011 raid on bin Laden’s compound in Abbottabad, Pakistan, in which he was killed.
His will, dated from the 1990s, was just one of many documents revealing that death never seemed to be far from bin Laden’s mind.