RTL News | September 11, 2012, 22:06
In pictures: U.S. commemorate September 11 attacks
In the United States, the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001 commemorated.
Exactly 11 years ago cuffs two planes into the World Trade Centre in New York and threw a phone at the Pentagon in Virginia.
A fourth plane, an unknown target should hit landed in a pasture. The passengers had overpowered the terrorists.
When the attacks were about 3,000 people died. All their names are engraved on the monument which is now the site of the WTC state.
Commemorations were held across America. There was also a ceremony held with the families at the memorial in New York.
When the attacks were 373 people lost their lives that is not the American nationality.
Among them a Dutchman: Ingeborg Lariby. She worked on the 93rd floor of the south tower of the World Trade Centre.
President Obama and his wife were in Washington discussed the events of 11 years ago.
They held under one minute silence and laid a wreath in memory of the many victims.
In the United States the growing demand for the attacks of September 11, 2001 in a subdued way to commemorate.
For the first time since the attacks were therefore not politicians at the memorial in New York.
Instead, read the names of relatives killed people. According to a survivor made the memorial ‘intimate’.
The attacks of 11 September 2001 were claimed by the Islamic al-Qaeda of Osama bin Laden was still alive.
At the site of the WTC approaching a new skyscraper completion. Which is now the tallest building in New York.
President Obama said in a radio address that the U.S. since the attacks “stronger and safer and more respected in the world.”