nine-eleven


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nine-eleven

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9-11

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9/11

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the 11th of September 2001, the day on which the twin towers of the World Trade Center in New York were flown into and destroyed by aeroplanes hijacked by Islamic fundamentalists. Also called: September eleven
[C21: from the US custom of expressing dates in figures, the day of the month following the number of the month]
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Indeed there has already been a harbinger of one: the Nine-Eleven Attack on the Twin Trade Towers, an event that the novel calls the Cataclysm and with which it begins.
CIA agent Carrie Mathison (Clare Danes), in the series Homeland, needs quirky neuroses to keep her gunning for terrorists; but Maya has just one crystal-clear motive: she's an American citizen who wants revenge on the mastermind of Nine-Eleven.
Nine-eleven had several, several memorial television programs to it that air every year on 9-11.
Hills - number of England starting eleven agaisnt Switzerland to keep places for next qualifer: 8-11 five-six, 11-8 seven-eight, 8 nine-eleven, 25 none-four.
The Foreign Office spokesman Sunday Reacting to the statement given by US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton that the perpetrator of US Nine-Eleven and Indian 26/11 are in Pakistan said that the US Secretary of state allegations have not contact with reality.
Just think what 184,000 terrorist/supporters could do if 25 caused the nine-eleven catastrophes.
More generally, Mr Tiner noted that for the most part this has been it a good year for the financial community - although losses of $50 billion-plus from hurricane Katrina absorbed by insurers and re-insurers, must four years after the nine-eleven catastrophe had been a severe test of the resilience of the insurance industry.
Radio; a post Nine-Eleven strategy for reaching the world's poor.