President Biden Calls For “Unity” On 20th Anniversary Of 9/11
Written by B87FM on September 11, 2021
Twenty years in the past at present, the world was confronted with a devastating occasion that modified the course of historical past. Almost 3,000 folks have been killed when the Twin Towers fell, and till at the present time, over 1,000 folks haven’t been accounted for. This week, it was shared that two folks have lastly been recognized all these years later, and to commemorate the solemn anniversary, President Joe Biden launched a video addressing America, and the world, in regards to the occasion that has continued to be debated amongst politicians, residents, and conspiracy theorists.
“We honor all those that risked and gave their lives within the minutes, hours, months, and years afterward,” mentioned Biden. “Irrespective of how a lot time has handed, these commemorations convey all the things painfully again as when you simply received the information a couple of seconds in the past.”
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The president additionally spoke in regards to the “darker forces of human nature: concern and anger, resentment and violence in opposition to Muslim People” that have been birthed out of the tragic occasion. “We discovered that unity is the one factor that mustn’t ever break.”
Within the caption to his video he wrote, “[Twenty] years after September 11, 2001, we commemorate the two,977 lives we misplaced and honor those that risked and gave their lives. As we noticed within the days that adopted, unity is our biggest power. It’s what makes us who we’re — and we will’t neglect that.”
Watch the president’s video, together with a couple of posts about 9/11, beneath.