The worst terrorist attack in modern history was committed ten years ago, on September 11, 2001.
After the 9/11 tragedy Donald Trump reportedly promised a $10,000 contribution to the Twin Towers Fund but Office of the New York City Comptroller Scott M. Stringer said the tycoon did not pay a cent in the first 12 months after the attack.
The passing of legislation to permit US citizens to sue sovereign governments, including Saudi Arabia, will also help the rape victims of US service personnel around the world to prosecute their attackers, US analysts told Sputnik.
The legislation allowing Americans to sue foreign governments sponsoring terrorism could reveal hidden details of the Saudi government’s possible involvement in the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks against the United States, US experts told Sputnik.
Saudi Arabia’s Foreign Ministry has warned that the recent US law that allows 9/11 victims to file lawsuits against Saudi Arabia for its alleged support of the hijackers responsible for the terror attacks will have negative consequences for the United States.
Lawmakers in the US Congress were right to override President Barack Obama’s veto of a bill allowing Americans to sue governments as state sponsors of terrorism, anti-war activist Cindy Sheehan told Sputnik.
Engineers, intelligence experts and scientists plan to discuss independent versions of the World Trade Center towers’ collapse and other aspects of the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks, author and founder of the group Scholars for 9/11 Truth James Fetzer told Sputnik.
A top terror suspect, Omar al-Bayoumi, who was named in the recently declassified 28 pages of the congressional inquiry into the September 11, 2001 attacks was never initially pursued by the US Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), former US Senate Intelligence Committee chairman Bob Graham told Sputnik.
US Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) Director John Brennan said that the 9/11 Investigative Commission had not found proofs of Saudi Arabia's involvement in the terrorist attacks in New York in 2001.
A US military commission in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba will resume on Monday a series of pre-trial sessions in the case against Khalid Shaikh Mohammad and four other men accused of plotting and financing the 9/11 terrorist attacks.
Declassifying the 28 pages from the 9/11 Commission report would be a mistake as they contain inaccurate information which may be used to link Saudi Arabia to the terror attacks, Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) Director John Brennan said.
The US administration should make public the intelligence that debunks 28 classified pages from a report on September 11 terrorist attacks on the United States, Senator Bill Nelson said in a letter to US President Barack Obama on Monday.
The US Director of National Intelligence James Clapper is hopeful the classification review of 28 pages from an investigation report on the September 11, 2011 terrorist attacks will be finished during President Barack Obama’s second term in office, White House spokesperson Josh Earnest said on Wednesday.
The Senate Judiciary Committee voted unanimously on Thursday in favor of the Justice For Sponsors of Terrorism Act (JASTA) which would allow the victims of the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks, and possible future attacks, the right to sue foreign states believed responsible for damages.
Today marks the 13th anniversary of the 9/11 terror attacks; solemn ceremonies were held across America to remember nearly 3,000 people who lost their lives on September 11, 2001.
Military response is not enough to counter terrorism, just as one country alone cannot deal with terrorism threats, national security lawyer Bradley Moss told RIA Novosti Thursday.
On September 11, 2001, al-Qaeda suicide bombers hijacked four passenger planes in the United States, sending two to New York"s World Trade Center towers and the other two to the Pentagon and, presumably, the White House or the Capitol.
For thirteen years, a new generation of Americans has been born into the 9/11 myth that has been used to create the American warfare/police state.
It has been 12 years since hijackers slammed three commercial passenger jets into New York’s World Trade Center and the US Pentagon, while a fourth crashed in Pennsylvania after passengers and crew tried to stop their captors. This video shows archive footage of what has come to be known as the most terrible terrorist attack on the United States, with comments from the time by then-US President George W. Bush and his Russian counterpart, Vladimir Putin.
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