Survivor of  ’98 US Embassy bombing reacts to bin Laden death
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Survivor of ’98 US Embassy bombing reacts to bin Laden death

In 1998, US Embassies in Kenya and Tanzania were bombed within minutes of each other. The attacks left more than 200 killed and thousands injured. Jim Owens, who has a house in Wilmington, survived the bombing in Tanzania. Owens was working as a humanitarian in Africa in 1998. He was at a meeting at the US Embassy in Dar es Salaam when it was bombed.