In the United States today with a minute of silence in memory of those killed during the terrorist attacks that occurred 15 years ago.
It is reported by UNN citing the foreign media. Due to the four terrorist attacks of 11 September 2001 in the United States, died 2 thousand 977 people, with another 24 missing.
We will remind, in the morning of day four groups of terrorists linked to al-Qaida, a total number of 19 people, captured four scheduled passenger airliner. Each group had at least one member, past the initial flight training. The terrorists flew two of the Airliners into the towers of the world trade center, located in the southern part of Manhattan in new York.
American Airlines flight 11 crashed into the WTC-1 (North), and United Airlines flight 175 – WTC-2 (South). As a result, both towers collapsed, causing severe destruction of adjacent buildings.
A third plane (flight 77 American Airlines) was sent to the Pentagon, located near Washington, the Passengers and crew of the fourth airliner (flight 93 United Airlines) tried to seize control of the plane from terrorists, the plane crashed in a field near the borough of Shanksville in Pennsylvania