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Politicians take backseat as US remembers 9/11 victims (Lead)


September 12th, 2012 - 1:25 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 11 (IANS) Eleven years after terrorist attacks destroyed New York World Trade Centre's twin towers, thousands gathered Tuesday at ground sero and elsewhere to remember nearly 3,000 ... Read more...

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9/11 suspects to be arraigned May 5: Pentagon


April 10th, 2012 - 11:05 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, April 10 (IANS) Five suspects in the 9/11 terror attack will be arraigned in court May 5, the US Defense Department said Tuesday.The arraignment of alleged mastermind Khalid Sheikh ... Read more...

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US charges five 9/11 terror suspects


April 5th, 2012 - 12:41 am ICT by IANS
Washington, April 4 (IANS) The US Wednesday announced charges against alleged mastermind Khalid Sheikh Mohammed and four others in the Sep 11, 2001, terrorist attacks.The charges were referred to a ... Read more...

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Remains of some 9/11 victims ended up in landfill


March 1st, 2012 - 11:57 am ICT by IANS
Washington, March 1 (IANS/EFE) Unidentified remains of some of the nearly 3,000 people who died in the terrorist attacks of Sep 11, 2001, were burned and ultimately dumped in ... Read more...

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F-16s scrambled as US marked 9/11 anniversary


September 12th, 2011 - 12:02 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 12 (IANS) F-16 fighter jets scrambled twice after reports of air passengers acting suspiciously on two flights as America marked the 10th anniversary of 9/11.However, officials were ... Read more...

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New York marks 10th anniversary of 9/11 attack


September 11th, 2011 - 8:52 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Sep 11 (IANS) A memorial service began Sunday morning at the National September 11 Memorial - the site of the destroyed World Trade Center - to mark ... Read more...

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US dedicates new memorial ahead of 9/11’s 10th anniversary


September 11th, 2011 - 5:55 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 11 (IANS) The US Saturday dedicated a new national memorial to commemorate the victims of United Airlines Flight 93 who were killed in the 9/11 terrorist attacks. The memorial ... Read more...

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Obama calls for heightened vigilance during 9/11 anniversary


September 11th, 2011 - 5:03 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 10 (IANS) US President Barack Obama Saturday called for "heightened state of vigilance and preparedness" as the country commemorates the 10th anniversary of the Sep 11 ... Read more...

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Al Qaeda behind terror threat to US : Hillary Clinton


September 10th, 2011 - 4:48 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 10 (IANS) US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton said Friday that Al Qaeda was behind a new but unconfirmed terrorist threat against the US.She was referring to the ... Read more...

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Australia to hold 9/11 ceremony


September 8th, 2011 - 11:28 am ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Sep 8 (IANS) Australian Prime Minister Julia Gillard will join US Ambassador to the country Jeffrey Bleich in a ceremony in capital Canberra to mark the 10th anniversary of ... Read more...

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US issues travel alert ahead of 9/11 anniversary


September 3rd, 2011 - 7:05 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 3 (IANS) The US has issued a worldwide travel alert for American nationals ahead of the 10th anniversary of the 9/11 terror attacks.The warning - issued by the ... Read more...

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American history museum to host 9/11 exhibit


September 2nd, 2011 - 11:22 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 2 (IANS) The National Museum of American History in the US capital will soon kick-off a nine-day exhibition of more than 50 objects related to the terror attacks ... Read more...

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Obama, Michelle to attend 10th anniversary of 9/11


August 3rd, 2011 - 11:09 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 3 (IANS) US President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle will attend the events to mark the 10th anniversary of the 9/11 terror attack, the White House ... Read more...

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President Obama’s statement on Osama bin Laden (Part-I)


May 2nd, 2011 - 1:07 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 2 (ANI): Following is US President Barack Obama's statement announcing the killing of Al Qaeda chief Osama bin Laden. The statement was delivered from the East Room of the ... Read more...

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Text of Obama’s speech announcing Osama’s killing


May 2nd, 2011 - 12:20 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 2 (IANS) Here is the text of the speech delivered by US President Barack Obama to announce the killing of Al Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden:"Good evening. ... Read more...

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Obama: Al-Qaeda leader Bin Laden killed in Pakistan


May 2nd, 2011 - 10:42 am ICT by BNO News
WASHINGTON, D.C. (BNO NEWS) -- In a historic announcement, U.S. President Barack Obama on late Sunday evening announced that al-Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden was killed in a U.S. operation ... Read more...

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President Obama signs 9/11 first responders bill


January 3rd, 2011 - 6:59 pm ICT by BNO News
HONOLULU (BNO NEWS) -- President Barack Obama on Sunday signed a bill which will provide assistance to survivors of the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks and to rescue workers who became ill ... Read more...

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Two coalition troops killed in Afghan violence


November 7th, 2010 - 2:53 pm ICT by BNO News
KABUL (BNO NEWS) -- Two coalition service members were killed in eastern and southern Afghanistan on Saturday, the NATO-led International Security Assistance Force (ISAF) said on Sunday.ISAF said the service members were ... Read more...

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First Lady Michelle Obama And Laura Bush Visit Temporary Memorial Site At Shanksville


September 12th, 2010 - 6:41 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Shanksville, Sep 12, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The crowd which gathered at the United Airlines Flight 93 temporary memorial site in Shanksville, Pennsylvania on Saturday remembered not only the lives lost in ... Read more...

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America remembers 9/11 amid tension (Lead)


September 11th, 2010 - 10:01 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Sep 11 (IANS) Houses of worship in New York tolled their bells at 8.46 a.m., the moment the first hijacked plane struck the World Trade Center this day ... Read more...

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President Obama to speak at Pentagon Memorial Service on 9/11


September 8th, 2010 - 9:41 pm ICT by BNO News
WASHINGTON, D.C. (BNO NEWS) -- President Barack Obama will speak at the Pentagon Memorial Service in Washington, D.C. on Saturday to commemorate the ninth anniversary of the September 11, 2001 ... Read more...

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Four American troops die after attacks in eastern and southern Afghanistan


August 22nd, 2010 - 8:31 pm ICT by BNO News
KABUL (BNO NEWS) -- Four American service members were killed on Sunday after four separate attacks in eastern and southern Afghanistan, sources and the NATO-led International Security Assistance Force (ISAF) said.Two service ... Read more...

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Flight 93 Temporary Memorial At Western Pennsylvania


July 12th, 2010 - 7:34 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey July 12, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The National Parks Service has recently told to media sources that a new temporary memorial site for the heroes of The Flight 93 that crashed during ... Read more...

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Los Angeles International Airport briefly increases security after incident aboard Denver plane


April 8th, 2010 - 3:16 pm ICT by BNO News
LOS ANGELES (BNO NEWS) -- Security was briefly tightened at Los Angeles International Airport after a Qatari diplomat caused a terrorism scare aboard a flight from Washington to Denver on Wednesday evening.A ... Read more...

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US remembers 9/11 attacks in sombre ceremonies (Second Lead)


September 12th, 2009 - 12:41 am ICT by IANS
New York/Washington, Sep 11 (DPA) Mourners in the US gathered Friday to remember the nearly 3,000 people killed in the Sep 11, 2001 terrorist attacks, as the anniversary was proclaimed a ... Read more...

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US remembers victims of 9/11 terrorist attacks (Lead)


September 11th, 2009 - 9:09 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Sep 11 (DPA) New York held a ceremony Friday on the eighth anniversary of the terrorist attacks that destroyed the World Trade Center's twin towers, killing more than 2,700 ... Read more...

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11 Sept, World trade Center tragedy turns 7 years


September 8th, 2008 - 5:10 pm ICT by Bupha Ravirot
First major memorial to 3,000 victims of terrorists crashed passenger jets into the Pentagon, the World Trade Center and a grassy field in Pennsylvania will be dedicated on Thursday, 7 pm at ... Read more...

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Pope prays, talks to survivors at Ground Zero


April 21st, 2008 - 12:48 am ICT by admin
(Lead) DPA New York, April 20 (DPA) Pope Benedict XVI Sunday prayed at Ground Zero with survivors of the 2001 terrorist attacks that took 3,000 lives, and asked for god's intercession in the hate ... Read more...

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