September 11 attacks discussion of mohammed atta, lead hijacker in the september 11, 2001, terrorist attacks, and german banker sebastian gorki, one of the victims killed in the world trade center, new york. On september 11, 2001, in the deadliest case of domestic terrorism in the history of the united states, a group of 19 terrorists hijacked four us airliners for use as missiles against targets in new york city and washington, dc the events shocked the country and the world and focused the us. The attacks took place on tuesday, september 11, 2001 four groups of terrorists, each with a trained pilot, captured airplanes and flew them into us landmarks these landmarks were the world trade center 's twin towers in new york city , and the pentagon. 586 effects of september 11th on federal emergency management introduction the terrorist attacks on the world trade center and the pentagon were horrific events, of a scale and type never before seen in the united states or.
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