In the United States honored the memory of victims of the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001
Moscow. September 11. INTERFAX.RU — IN the United States held events on the occasion of the 17th anniversary of the September 11 attacks, which killed about 3 thousand people, reported on Tuesday the American media.
At 8:46 local time (15:46 Moscow) with a minute of silence at the national memorial and Museum of September 11 in new York began the ceremony in memory of victims of terrorist attacks. It was attended by relatives of the victims, the survivors of the terrorist attack, as well as members of the rescue operation.
During the ceremony, read the names of the victims, a minute of silence was declared six times: to mark the time when the captured planes crashed into the world trade center towers in new York when the towers collapsed, when he was made the attack on the Pentagon and when the crashed hijacked plane flight 93.
#neverforget 911 ????? We love you and we will never forget. May God rest your souls. pic.twitter.com/joPlvm30B7
— Kaya Jones (@KayaJones) 11 Sep 2018
The President of the United States Donald trump and his wife Melania on Tuesday attended the ceremony in Pennsylvania, where the crashed flight 93, the control of which the crew and passengers tried to seize 11 September 2001. The President and first lady visited a memorial in Shanksville where at the weekend unveiled a monument Tower Of Voices, dedicated to the 40 passengers and crew members of the crashed plane.
The 93 foot tall “Tower of Voices” in Stoystown, PA honors the heroes of United Flight 93 who died on #September11 2001. President Trump will visit the memorial this morning. https://t.co/wp8rjQe9UK #LetsRoll pic.twitter.com/jLvtTsBHfo
— HLN (@HLNTV) on 11 September 2018.
Trump on Twitter mentioned the anniversary of the tragedy hastahane #NeverForget #September11th (eng.: “never forget” and “September 11”). He also signed a statement in honor of “patriot Day”, commemorative date is celebrated every year in the United States in memory of the victims of the September 11 attacks.
Departing Washington, D.C. to attend a September 11th Flight 93 Memorial Service in Shanksville, Pennsylvania with Melania. #NeverForget pic.twitter.com/O2sFUeRqeb
— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) September 11, 2018
At the Pentagon in memory of the events of 11 September hung the American flag. At a ceremony at the Pentagon attended by Vice-President Mike Pence.
The US Navy choir prepping for a 9/11 Observance Ceremony at The Pentagon @starsandstripes pic.twitter.com/XfTJF9Ck4H
— Ken-Yon Hardy (@KenYonHardy) 11 Sep 2018
The terrorist attacks of 11 September 2001 a series of four coordinated terrorist attacks by suicide bombers in the United States. As a result of terrorist attacks killed nearly 3 thousand people. The attack was committed by members of the organization “al-Qaeda” (banned in Russia).
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