US honors 9/11 dead on 20th anniversary of attacks

US President Joe Biden (R), with former President Barack Obama (L), speaks with former First Lady Michelle Obama as they attend the ceremony at the National 9/11 Memorial marking the 20th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks on the World Trade Center, in New York, on September 11, 2021

America marked the 20th anniversary of 9/11 Saturday with solemn ceremonies given added poignancy by the recent chaotic withdrawal of US troops from Afghanistan and return to power of the Taliban.

But the Taliban who once sheltered bin Laden are back ruling Afghanistan, the mighty US military humiliated. 

Originally published as US honors 9/11 dead on 20th anniversary of attacks

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