International terrorist "number one" Osama bin Laden has died of a lung disease in a Tora Bora cave (the Spingar mountains on the Pakistani border), a Taliban leader who refused to be identified, has told Pakistan Observer. According to him, bin Laden was buried in his last shelter. About 30 Osama's cronies and relatives attended the funeral. Bin Laden did not repent of anything before his death and said that his mission to attract the world community's attention to the Muslims' problem and anti-Islamic plans of pagans was a success, stressed the anonymous source of the Pakistani newspaper.
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