United States of America: Remembering the 9/11 terrorist attacks 16 years ago.
Several remembrance ceremonies and memorial services at planned for Monday, September 11th, 2017 to honor all the victims in the 9/11 terrorist attacks that occurred 16 years ago today.
The White House said Untied States of America President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump planned to observe a moment of silence at the White House in remembrance of the nearly 3,000 people who were killed when hijackers flew commercial airplanes into both of the World Trade Center buildings in New York City, New York, the Pentagon in Washington, District of Columbia, and a field near Shanksville, Pennsylvania.
Untied States of America Vice President Mike Pence was to represent the administration at an observance at the 9/11 memorial in Shanksville, Pennsylvania.
New York Governor Cuomo has announced that flags will be flown at half-staff on Monday in observation of 9/11 terror attacks anniversary.
** You can watch the remembrance ceremonies and memorial services live at the following NBC News website addresses: **
- World Trade Center Memorial Service:
- White House Moment of Silence:
- Ceremony at the Pentagon:
- United Flight 93 Memorial Services:
On Tuesday, September 11th, 2001, terrorists from the terrorist group Al-Qaeda attacked both buildings of the World Trade Center in New York City, New York, attacked the Pentagon in Washington, District of Columbia, and hijacked United Airlines Flight 93.
Brave men and women passengers and crew members aboard hijacked United Airlines Flight 93 fought the terrorist hijackers and prevented another attack on the United States of America.
The United Airlines Flight 93 crashed into a field near Shanksville, Pennsylvania killing all of the passengers and crew members on board the passenger plane.
Over 3,000 people were killed, including 340 New York City Fire Department Firefighters, 23 New York City Police Department Officers, 37 Port Authority Police Department Officers, and 8 Emergency Medical Technicians Workers, and 125 Pentagon Staff, over 6,000 people were injured, and over $10 billion dollars in property and infrastructure damages occurred that tragic morning.
** ZachNews sends our thoughts, prayers, and condolences to the families and friends of the victims of the 9/11 terrorist attacks, and ZachNews sends our many thanks to all of the first responders and volunteers who all came to help and save lives after the 9/11 terrorist attacks. We will all never forget the many people we lost and the many people who came to help save lives on 9/11. **