A new year has been celebrated since the terrorist attacks in the United States.
she September 11, 2001, the United States suffered one of the most devastating terrorist attacks in its history. That day, 19 Al-Qaeda terrorists hijacked four commercial airliners. Two of them, American Airlines Flight 11 and United Airlines Flight 175, were intentionally hit against Twin Towers at the World Trade Center in New York. As a result of the impacts and subsequent collapse of the towers, nearly 3,000 people died.
Attack on the Twin Towers: What happened on September 11 in the United States?
At the same time, another hijacked plane, American Airlines Flight 77, crashed into the Pentagon, the headquarters of the United States Department of Defense, in Arlington, Virginia. A fourth plane, United Airlines Flight 93, was headed to an unknown target in Washington, DC The passengers on board fought with the hijackers, resulting in the plane crashing into a field in Pennsylvania. This heroic action prevented a possible further attack.
Terrorist attacks in the United States: What happened on September 11?
she September 11, 2001, known as “9/11,” left a huge mark on the United States and around the world. It led the United States to launch a “War on Terror” and strengthen its internal security. In addition, it has led to major changes in security policies and the perception of the terrorist threat around the world. 9/11 has become a historic moment that will never be forgotten, remembered every year as a memorial to the lives lost and as a reminder of the importance of unity and strength in times of crisis.