World financial markets have been moving upward strongly today, to some extent on rumors that Osama bin Laden has been killed or captured. These rumors do not appear in any news media, but they are extensive enough to have caused market movement.
Financial markets have been affected by false rumors in the past, and there is no confirmation of this story. However, it is equally true that stories like this sometimes turn out to be confirmed when they enter public knowledge in this manner.
According to Att.Net News, the Pentagon has said it has no information about the capture of bin Laden.
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