Over 3,000 people died in the terror attacks in New York, Washington DC, and Pennsylvania – a major turning point in recent history
The 9/11 attacks were carried out by 19 militants associated with the Islamic extremist group al-Qaeda, masterminded by Osama bin Laden. Over 3,000 people were killed in New York City and Washington DC, including more than 400 police officers and firefighters.
Top photo: A hijacked commercial plane crashes into the World Trade Center on September 11, 2001 in New York. Photo by Seth McAllister/AFP
An American flag flies in the foreground as one of the World Trade Center towers burns in the background on September 11, 2001. Photo by Doug Kanter/AFP
Newspapers and magazines from all over the USA printed"Extra" editions on September 11, 2001 after the terror attacks. Photo by AFP
Security personnel take up positions beneath the national flag at half mast atop the White House following the 9/11 terrorist attacks, September 11, 2001. Photo by Robyn Beck/AFP
Air Force One is surrounded by armed guards at Barksdale AFB in Shreveport, Louisiana on September 11, 2001 after leaving Sarasota, Florida. Photo by Paul J. Richards/AFP
Liesl Farr of Provo, Utah, gives blood at the Hawaii Blood Center as she watches a live broadcast of the terrorist attacks, September 11, 2001. Photo by Mike Nelson/AFP
Rubble of the World Trade Center smouldering following the collapse of the towers, September 11, 2001. Photo by Alexandre Fuchs/AFPRead more: Rappler
Remember the day when evil minds have killed so many people. Terrorism is a devil's job.
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