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Joe and Jill Biden to visit NYC on 20th anniversary of 9/11


President Biden and first girl Jill will be at Floor Zero Saturday to mark the 20th anniversary of the Sept. 11 terrorist assaults.

Biden strategies to fly into the Significant Apple at all over 9 p.m. Friday and keep at a Midtown hotel overnight ahead of joining keeping a ceremony at the 9/11 Memorial & Museum at 8:30 a.m. Saturday early morning, according to legislation enforcement resources and the White Home program.

He’ll commemorate the anniversary of the tragic events with a instant of silence at 8:46 a.m.— the minute the initial aircraft crashed into the North Tower of the Globe Trade Centre, the resources stated.

Biden, who will pay a visit to all three web sites attacked on Sept. 11, 2001, will afterwards fly to Shanksville, Pennsylvania, where a aircraft hijacked by by 4 al-Qaeda terrorists crashed in a industry on that fateful day right after passengers forced their way into the cockpit of United 93 held by terrorists.

President Joe Biden
President Joe Biden will visit all a few web pages attacked on Sept. 11, 2001.
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The president and the to start with girl will show up at a wreath-laying ceremony at the Flight 93 Nationwide Memorial in Shanksville on Saturday afternoon before heading to the Pentagon in in Arlington, Virginia for a 2nd wreath-laying ceremony.

The milestone anniversary of the Sept. 11 attacks arrives much less than two weeks after  Biden withdrew all US troops from Afghanistan in an effort to conclusion a war that started soon immediately after Sept. 11, prompting the Taliban to seize control of the country.

Added reporting by Steven Nelson


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