By Rodney P. Carlisle
Supplying a different method of historical past, this sequence of person, renowned encyclopedias will delineate and clarify the folk, areas, occasions, chronology, and ramifications of pivotal days in historical past. at some point in background: September eleven, 2001 will supply a entire and fascinating review of this date in historical past in addition to an exam of the topics with regards to the date–the assaults at the international alternate heart and Pentagon, the struggle on terror, and next bring up in patriotism. This quantity will disguise all features of September eleven, 2001, together with history details explaining what resulted in the date's occasions and post–date research discussing the consequences and outcomes of the day's occasions. greater than a hundred articles disguise such subject matters because the timeline of occasions, biographies of the terrorists concerned, motion pictures of Sept. 11, foreign reactions, the NYPD and FDNY, and the Sep 11 fee.
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The following year the 23-year-old left his elite life in Saudi Arabia—his family became billionaires in the construction industry and had close ties to the Saudi royal family—to help drive out the Soviets from a traditionally Muslim nation. He became an important ﬁ nancier for the Afghan resistance ﬁghters (see mujahideen), and by 1987 had gained a reputation as a war hero in the Arab press, although he played a negligible military role. bin laden, osama | 21 Bin Laden on September 11 On September 11, all al-qaeda camps in afghanistan were placed on high alert, and Osama bin Laden tuned in his radio to await the news reports.
On September 9, 2004, JI bombed the Australian embassy in Jakarta, killing 10 people and wounding 182. JI hit Bali again on October 1, 2005, with three suicide bombers in a resort area. This attack killed 19 and injured about 132. cide bomber; the other bomb was in a van outside the Sari Club. Although the plotters focused on killing Americans, most of the casualties came from other nations: 88 Australians, 38 Indonesians, 26 Britons, nine Swedes, seven Americans, six Germans, and four Dutch. Indonesian security oﬃcials launched a massive investigation, greatly aided by Australian police and intelligence oﬃcials.
Born in 1941 in Lincoln, Nebraska, Cheney attended Yale in 1959, but dropped out due to poor grades. He transferred to the University of Wyoming, where he ﬂourished. He was a doctoral candidate in above Vice President Richard Cheney giving a speech at Robins Air Force Base, Georgia. chene y, richard B . | 37 at left Fireﬁghters contain the blaze after the Pentagon was struck by the hijacked airliner. The attack prompted an evacuation of the White House, where Vice President Cheney was secreted to an underground bunker.