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People Trolled The CIA As It Tried To Relive The Bin Laden Raid

"Pics or it didn't happen."

Last updated on May 1, 2016, at 5:50 p.m. ET

Posted on May 1, 2016, at 4:48 p.m. ET

Sunday marked five years since U.S. Navy SEALs raided Osama bin Laden's compound in Pakistan and killed the fugitive terrorist, ending a years-long manhunt.

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To mark the anniversary, the CIA on Sunday decided to tweet the elements of the historic raid in real time.

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The harrowing and tense operation has become part of American history, immortalized in countless articles, books, and films.

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But when commemorated on Twitter, it was basically just an excuse for people to make jokes and troll the CIA.

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And, of course, conspiracy theorists also made themselves heard...

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