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Yesterday Was a Weird Day

Yesterday Was a Weird Day is a documentary theatre production which brings together personal testimonies from the London bombings of 7 July 2005. The production was hastily put together for the 2005 Edinburgh Festival, where it was critically acc ...

                                               

20th hijacker

The 20th hijacker is a possible additional terrorist in the September 11 attacks of 2001 who, for whatever reason, was not able to participate. The 20th hijacker, though not present during the actual attacks, is said to have been deeply involved ...

                                               

American Airlines Flight 11

American Airlines Flight 11 was a domestic passenger flight that was hijacked by five al-Qaeda members on September 11 in 2001, as part of the September 11 attacks. Mohamed Atta deliberately crashed the plane into the North Tower of the World Tra ...

                                               

Barksdale Air Force Base

Barksdale Air Force Base is a United States Air Force base in northwest Louisiana, United States, in Bossier Parish. It is contiguous to Bossier City, Louisiana along the bases western and northwestern edge. Barksdale Air Force Base occupies more ...

                                               

The Bathtub

The Bathtub refers to the underground foundation area at the site of the World Trade Center and accompanying buildings in New York City. The term bathtub is something of a misnomer, as the area does not hold any water; rather the purpose of its d ...

                                               

Behind the Backlash: Muslim Americans After 9/11

Behind the Backlash: Muslim Americans after 9/11 is the work of professor Lori Peek published by Temple University Press in 2011. This work addresses the violence Muslim Americans faced unexpectedly living in the post-9/11 United States. Peek exa ...

                                               

Collapse of the World Trade Center

The original World Trade Center in Lower Manhattan, New York City was destroyed during the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001, after being struck by two hijacked commercial airliners. One World Trade Center the "North Tower" was hit at 8:46 ...

                                               

Delta Air Lines Flight 1989

On September 11, 2001, Delta Air Lines Flight 1989 was a regularly scheduled flight offering nonstop morning service from Logan International Airport in Boston to Los Angeles International Airport on a Boeing 767-300ER aircraft. This flight was o ...

                                               

Emma E. Booker Elementary School

Emma E. Booker Elementary School is a public elementary school in Sarasota, Florida, which opened in the fall of 1989. It is one of the Booker Schools, with a middle and high school of the same name nearby. It is a part of Sarasota County Schools.

                                               

Global Conferences on Worlds Religions after September 11

Following the September 11 attacks in the United States in 2001, religious and academic figures organized conferences in Montreal in 2006, 2011 and 2016. The aim was to counter any negative image of religion that may have resulted from the attack ...

                                               

In re Terrorist Attacks on September 11, 2001

In re Terrorist Attacks on September 11, 2001 is a multidistrict litigation lawsuit that seeks redress for the victims of the September 11 terrorist attacks and their families. The suit is currently pending in the United States District Court for ...

                                               

Jake (rescue dog)

Jake was an American black labrador who served as a search and rescue dog following the September 11 attacks and Hurricane Katrina. Jake served as a rescue dog from 1997 until his retirement because of cancer in 2006.

                                               

James Zadroga 9/11 Health and Compensation Act

The James Zadroga 9/11 Health and Compensation Act of 2010 is a U.S. law to provide health monitoring and financial aid to the first responders, volunteers, and survivors of the September 11 attacks. It is named after James Zadroga, a New York Po ...

                                               

Jerome Lohez 9/11 Scholarship Foundation

The Jerome R. Lohez 9/11 Scholarship Foundation was launched in November 2005, in memory of Jerome R. Lohez, a Frenchman who was lost in the North Tower of the World Trade Center during the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks on New York City. T ...

                                               

Transportation 9-11 Medal

The Transportation 9-11 Medal is a special decoration of the U.S. Department of Transportation which was first created in 2002. The decoration recognizes those civilians and members of the military who performed heroic deeds and valorous accompli ...

                                               

Mohamed Attas Nissan

1N4DL01D81C212547 is the VIN of a blue 2001 Nissan Altima GXE rental car belonging to Alamo Rent a Car, that was found in the Portland International Jetport parking lot following the September 11, 2001 attacks. It was issued a Massachusetts licen ...

                                               

Odigo Messenger

Odigo Messenger was an early social networking service based on instant messaging. Odigo believed in connecting and forming friendships: members would "meet" if two or more visited the same web site simultaneously. Odigo Messenger allowed members ...

                                               

Offutt Air Force Base

Offutt Air Force Base is a U.S. Air Force base south of Omaha, adjacent to Bellevue in Sarpy County, Nebraska. It is the headquarters of the U.S. Strategic Command, the 557th Weather Wing, and the 55th Wing of the Air Combat Command, the latter s ...

                                               

Outline of the September 11 attacks

The following outline is provided as an overview of and topical guide to the September 11 attacks and their consequences: The September 11 attacks were four coordinated suicide attacks upon the United States in New York City and the Washington, D ...

                                               

The Pet Goat

The Pet Goat is a grade-school level reading exercise composed by American educationalist Siegfried "Zig" Engelmann. It achieved notoriety for being read by US President George W. Bush with a class of second-graders on the morning of September 11 ...

                                               

Planning of the September 11 attacks

On September 11, 2001, 19 Arab-Muslim hijackers took control of four commercial aircraft and used them as suicide weapons in a series of four coordinated acts of terrorism to strike the World Trade Center in New York City, The Pentagon in Arlingt ...

                                               

Responsibility for the September 11 attacks

At around 9:30PM on September 11, 2001, George Tenet, director of the Central Intelligence Agency told the president and U.S. senior officials inside the bunker underneath the White House that the CIAs Counterterrorism Center had determined that ...

                                               

September 11 intelligence before the attacks

In aftermath of the September 11 attacks on New York City and Washington, D.C. by the al-Qaeda terrorist group, a number of investigations with resulting articles and reports were conducted to determine what intelligence may have existed before t ...

                                               

Stonycreek Township, Somerset County, Pennsylvania

Stonycreek Township is a township in Somerset County, Pennsylvania, United States. The township takes its name from the stony creek which for a part of its course flows through it and then becomes its western boundary. As a stream it takes its na ...

                                               

List of tenants in One World Trade Center

The original One World Trade Center was one of the Twin Towers of the original World Trade Center in New York City. It was completed in 1972, stood at a height of 417 metres, and was the tallest building in the world until 1973, when surpassed by ...

                                               

Trakr

Trakr was a German Shepherd police dog who along with his handler, Canadian police officer James Symington, discovered the last survivor of the September 11 attacks at the World Trade Center in New York City in 2001. For his accomplishments, Trak ...

                                               

Tuesdays Children

Tuesdays Children is a nonprofit organization with the mission of providing a lifetime of healing for those whose lives have been forever changed by terrorism and traumatic loss. The organization supports youth, families, and communities impacted ...

                                               

Twin Towers 2

The Twin Towers II was a proposed twin-towered skyscraper complex which would have been located at the World Trade Center site in Manhattan, New York City. The proposed complex would have replaced the former Twin Towers of the World Trade Center ...

                                               

United Airlines Flight 93

United Airlines Flight 93 was a domestic scheduled passenger flight that was hijacked by four al-Qaeda terrorists on board, as part of the September 11 attacks. It crashed into a field in Somerset County, Pennsylvania, during an attempt by the pa ...

                                               

Vehicles of the hijackers in the September 11 attacks

Several vehicles were used by the hijackers of the September 11 attacks. Reports by the FBI and other agencies and press accounts provide details of some of these automobiles.

                                               

Windows of Hope Family Relief Fund

Windows of Hope Family Relief Fund is a 501 charitable organization founded to provide support for families of workers in the food, beverage and hospitality industry who were lost in the September 11 attacks on the World Trade Center in New York ...

                                               

Windows on the World

Windows on the World was a complex of venues on the top floors of the North Tower of the original World Trade Center complex in Lower Manhattan. It included a restaurant called Windows on the World, a smaller restaurant called Wild Blue, a bar ca ...

                                               

World Trade Center lung

World Trade Center lung is the name for a collection of lung diseases found in people who worked at or were near to the Ground Zero site of the September 11 attacks in New York City. This cluster of diseases includes asthma, asthmatic bronchitis, ...

                                               

1 July 2019 Kabul attack

On 1 July 2019, a combined gun and bomb attack took place in the Wazir Akbar Khan neighborhood of Kabul, Afghanistan. The attackers initially detonated a bomb-laden truck, after which five gunmen entered a nearby building under construction and f ...

                                               

2 and 5 September 2019 Kabul bombings

On the evening of 2 September 2019, a bomb on a tractor killed 16 people and injured 119 others at a housing compound used by international organisations in Kabul, Afghanistan. The target of the attack was foreign citizens living in the town; fiv ...

                                               

22 April 2018 Kabul suicide bombing

On 22 April 2018, a suicide blast killed 69 people and wounded dozens more Sunday at a voter registration center in Koche Mahtab Qala, in the Dashte Barchi area of western Kabul, Afghanistan. In addition to the fatalities, at least 120 others wer ...

                                               

2019 Kabul mosque bombing

The 2019 Kabul mosque bombing occurred around 01:20pm on 24 May 2019 when worshippers and the imam were inside the mosque for Friday prayer. The explosives were placed in the mosques microphone which was used by the imam. At least three people we ...

                                               

17 September 2019 Afghanistan bombings

On 17 September 2019, two suicide bombings killed over 48 people in Charikar and Kabul, Afghanistan. The first attack occurred at a rally for president Ashraf Ghani which killed over 26 and wounded over 42. Ghani was unharmed in the incident. The ...

                                               

Kabul ambulance bombing

On 27 January 2018, an ambulance was used as a vehicle-borne improvised explosive device near Sidarat Square in Kabul, Afghanistan. At least 103 people were killed and 235 others wounded in the attack. The Taliban claimed responsibility for the a ...

                                               

American University of Afghanistan attack

On 24 August 2016, attackers who are suspected members of the Taliban stormed the American University of Afghanistan in Kabul, Afghanistan using a car bomb and automatic weapons. Thirteen people were killed, including seven university students, o ...

                                               

January 2014 Kabul restaurant attack

On January 17, 2014 a suicide bomber detonated explosives at the gate of the Taverna du Liban, a heavily fortified restaurant in Kabul popular with foreign nationals, including diplomats, aid workers and journalists; two gunmen then entered the b ...

                                               

November 2019 Kabul bombing

A suicide car bomb exploded in Kabul, Afghanistan, on the morning of 13 November 2019. It killed 13 people, including the attacker, and injured another 20.

                                               

Killing of Naqeebullah Mehsud

Naqeebullah Mehsud was killed on January 13, 2018 in Karachi, Pakistan during a fake encounter staged by the senior superintendent of police of Karachis Malir District, Rao Anwar. On January 3, Naqeebullah was kidnapped along with two of his frie ...

                                               

PNS Mehran attack

The PNS Mehran attack was an attack/shooting by Tehrik-i-Taliban Pakistan and Al Qaeda which took place on 22 May 2011, at PNS Mehran, the headquarters of the Pakistan Navys Naval Air Arm and the most populous Pakistani military installation. It ...

                                               

2010 Ahmadiyya mosques massacre

The May 2010 Lahore attacks, also referred to as the Lahore massacre, occurred on 28 May 2010, in Lahore, Punjab, Pakistan, during Friday prayers. 94 people were killed and more than 120 others were injured in nearly simultaneous attacks against ...

                                               

Lahore church bombings

On 15 March 2015, two blasts took place at Roman Catholic Church and Christ Church during Sunday service in Youhanabad, Lahore, Pakistan. At least 15 people were killed and seventy were wounded in the attacks. The attack was followed by mob viole ...

                                               

July 2010 Lahore bombings

The July 2010 Lahore bombings occurred on 1 July 2010 in Lahore, Punjab, Pakistan. Two suicide bombers blew themselves up at the Sufi shrine, Data Darbar Complex. At least 50 people were killed and 200 others were hurt in the blasts. It was the b ...

                                               

Peshawar church bombing

On 22 September 2013, a twin suicide bomb attack took place at All Saints Church in Peshawar, Pakistan, in which 127 people were killed and more than 250 injured. It was the deadliest attack on the Christian minority in the history of Pakistan.

                                               

2011 Hazara Town shooting

2011 Hazara Town shooting refers to a massacre of Hazara people on May 6, 2011 in Hazara Town, Quetta, Pakistan which left 8 dead and at least 15 wounded. The shooting took place early in the morning around 0630 hrs Pakistan Standard Time in a pa ...

                                               

Parsons Green train bombing

On 15 September 2017, at around 08:20 BST, an explosion occurred on a District line train at Parsons Green Underground station, in London, England. Thirty people were treated in hospital or an urgent care centre, mostly for burn injuries, by a bo ...