Sunday, 11 September 2011

Remembering 9/11

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Mourners will gather on the site of the Twin Towers to remember 9/11 victims today. AFP/Alex Fuchs
Ten years ago today, on September 11th 2001, al-Qaida terrorists flew planes into the World Trade Center in New York and the Pentagon in Washington. Passengers on a fourth jet overpowered hijackers, bringing it down in a field. Almost 3,000 people lost their lives that day.
In a video produced for the United States Centre at the University of Sydney, some of those caught in New York that day tell their stories.

This article was originally published at The Conversation. Read the original article.

Links: The only linguistic impact of 9/11 is 9/11 itself /

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