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Now for years our cameras have filed the rebuilding of the World Trade Center here in new York and night.
We have a look at one of the artifacts that will eventually be part of the 9/11 museum.
It's just a -- but not just to break.
A Fox News reporter chiseled it out of Osama bin Laden's compound in Pakistan.
-- Shepard Smith.
It's a humble.
He's really indistinguishable from any other masonry brick that you might find and -- -- Despite its humble nature.
If it carries an enormous story.
-- story fox is Dominic -- tally experience like few others in May of 2011 tonight.
I can report to the American people and to the world.
The United States has conducted an operation that killed Osama bin Laden the leader -- Qaeda.
You knew you were leaving a historic.
Moment you knew that finally -- to ten years of hunting the world's most wanted terrorist.
He had been founded -- being found on my doorstep.
Bin Laden's hideout was only about 35 miles north of Islamabad where do you tally was based.
You re able to get actually inside bin Laden's -- who -- able to -- the stairs and go into the real -- he was actually killed.
But not for long.
A few months after the raid under cover of darkness construction crews demolished the place and the pakistanis tried to destroy evidence -- being that there was no way I was going to let him do that and that's why I decided to dig the bricks from the foundations.
The reporter collected a small chunk of what had been the base of the main house in bin Laden's compound.
A building in which Navy SEALs gunned him down.
Every guy that is taken.
Quite a bit of -- hammering.
To gouge it out of it like al-Qaeda itself this past ten years he was in Pakistan most of us were not.
And this spring becomes a link for the rest of us to an offensive.
Of historic significance.
Dean -- Sally donated that linked to the 9/11 museum where planners say they're happy to accept it.
I think it was extraordinary -- Dominic didn't tally to recognize that the -- had a place in a museum of history and commemoration.
And that -- very generously.
Made it available to us.
So that the public could have their own piece of history.
Hopefully it means a lot of America it's my gift to America it really is I think it's the greatest country in the world and it's.
Frankly the very least I -- did.
It's just a brick.
But on the spot where Osama bin Laden destroyed so many lives it's also a powerful symbol of how he met his own violent end.
In New York Shepard Smith Fox News.
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