The Bomb Of The World Trade Center Essay

1537 Words Jun 19th, 2015 7 Pages
September 11th, 8:45 a.m.: A large hijacked airliner, Flight 11, crashes into the North Tower of the World Trade Center, tearing a gaping hole in the building and setting it on fire. 9:03 a.m.: A second plane, Flight 175, a passenger jet, crashes into the South World Trade Center tower and explodes. Both buildings are burning, creating alarm throughout the entire world. 9:30 a.m.: George Bush, speaks in Florida, he explains that the USA has endured an "apparent terrorist attack." 9:43 a.m.: An aircraft, Flight 77, collides with the Pentagon, sending up an all-consuming measure of dark smoke. Evacuation of the building begins immediately. 9:45 a.m.: Everyone evacuates the White House. 10:05 a.m.: Plunging into the streets below the south tower of the World Trade Center collapses. A massive cloud of dust and debris forms and begins to disperse throughout New York City. 10:10 a.m.: A section of the Pentagon collapses. 1:27 p.m.: The city of Washington declares a state of emergency. 1:30 p.m. The country is distraught. First shock, then consternation, followed by agony, and animosity. How could such a crime be committed? America, even the world, asks this question in disbelief. The USA searches for answers and retribution for this act of terror. Who is to blame for the tens of thousands of deaths? Many analysts, researchers, and professors have tried to define the ulterior motive behind terrorism. Some believe that can only be achieved when we know how the terrorists ' mind…

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