The U.S. Secret Service has released new photos from the site of the September 11, 2001 attacks in New York. Pictures appeared September 10 on the page of the service on Twitter.
According to the Secret Service, the images will be published over the next few days, the first shown in anticipation of the 20th anniversary of the terrorist attack.
” Never forget,” the photos are captioned. The images were provided by service members who worked in close proximity to the site of the terrorist attack outside the World Trade Center.
On September 7, two more victims of the September 11 attacks were identified in the United States. Thus, the number of identified victims is 1,647. The identities of 1,106 victims were not established.
On August, 6 TV channel NBC News with reference to the statement of 1, 8 thousand Americans, who have victims or victims of the attack in their families, reported that they spoke out against participation of the USA president Joe Biden in the events in memory of the attack victims until he declassifies the governmental documents about the circumstances of the tragedy.
On Sept. 11, 2001, 19 al Qaeda terrorists took four passenger planes hostage. Two of them were directed by the militants to the World Trade Center towers in New York City, the third to the Pentagon building in Washington, D.C. A fourth plane was also flying toward the American capital, but crashed near Shanksville, Pennsylvania.