9-11: 10 Years Later

9-11: 10 Years Later

A decade after the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks in the United States, we're looking back at the events of that day, the immediate aftermath and the long-term effects.

The articles for this special report include local, national and international stories. They have been provided by The Telegram, our colleagues at Transcontinental Media and reporters with The Canadian Press.

More will be added in the week leading up to the 10th anniversary.

Please spend some time, then share your own memories of 9-11.

Abigail Carter and kids Olivia Dack and Carter Dack visit the 9-11 Memorial in Ottawa, in September 2003, in this family handout photo. — Photo by The Canadian Press

10th anniversary of 9-11 marked in St. John's

September 11, 2011 - 11 h 28

The City of St. John’s marked the 10th anniversary of the tragic events of Sept. 11, 2001 by lowering a trio of flags in front of city hall on Sunday morning.

Mayor Dennis O’Keefe and Austin...

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10th anniversary of 9-11 marked in St. John's

A schedule of 9-11 memorial events

September 11, 2011 - 9 h 40

Various events have been scheduled in order to mark the 10th anniversary of the U.S. terrorist attacks of Sept. 11, 2001. They include:

ST. JOHN’S — An American flag has...

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A schedule of 9-11 memorial events

Gander praised on 10th anniversary of 9-11 attacks

September 11, 2011 - 9 h 01

GANDER, N.L. — Canadians are marking the 10th anniversary of the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks today with events in several cities including the tiny Newfoundland community that sheltered stranded air...

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Gander praised on 10th anniversary of 9-11 attacks

Then St. John’s airport heads recall 9-11 response

September 10, 2011 - 8 h 06

Rex Ledrew was sitting with airport executives from around the globe when terrorists hijacked planes and attacked the U.S. 10 years ago.

Then CEO of the St. John’s Airport Authority, he witnessed...

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Then St. John’s airport heads recall 9-11 response

9-11 letters exchanged by Obama, Harper

September 10, 2011 - 13 h 23

OTTAWA — U.S. President Barack Obama has sent a letter to Prime Minister Stephen Harper thanking Canadians for their friendship and assistance after the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks. In turn,...

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9-11 letters exchanged by Obama, Harper

Discussion prompts reflection on 9-11, terrorism

September 09, 2011 - 7 h 48

Several dozen people seated at the D.F. Cook Recital Hall at Memorial University of Newfoundland (MUN) in St. John’s Thursday night were shuffled to the front of the hall to fill in the seats for...

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Discussion prompts reflection on 9-11,  terrorism