9/11: 9 facts about the worst terror attacks in the United States history 47 minutes ago 227 views by Yen.com.gh K. Effah Today September 11, 2019 marks the eighteen-year remembrance of the worst terror attacks in the United states of America history.
In the early hours of Tuesday September 11, 2001, terrorists inspired by the Osama bin Laden-led Al Qaeda flew two passenger jets into the twin towers of the World Trade center in New York. Two other commercial planes also crashed into the Pentagon while courageous passengers and crew downed one plane in Pennsylvania.
The attacks on US soil reverberated around the world and led to a decade terror war fought in frontiers in Afghanistan and Iraq, leading to the killing of Osama bin Laden, the mastermind of the attack, in 2011.
As the world remembers today, we bring you nine facts about the worst day in American history: Osama Bin Laden claimed responsibility for the attacks Credit: Associated Press Source: UGC 1. Osama Bin Laden and Al Qaeda The terror attack was carried out by Osama Bin Laden and his Al Qaeda terror organisation.
The Saudi born Bin Laden was a US trained engineer who had vowed to attack America over the former role in Afghan’s war.