Osama, pronounced as Fernando Aguirre is fighting the good fight against the drug dealers in Colombia.

Fernando Aguirre, locally known as Osama Bin Laden, patrols a slum in Bogota . Aguirre, who claims to be the son of al Qaeda leader Osama Bin Laden, patrols the most dangerous slums of Bogota and lives from the contributions received from those seeking his protection. Aguirre informs police on petty crimes being committed and is allowed by authorities to brandish his fake rifle.

Picture taken on January 17, 2008.

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