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15 years after 9/11, America in perpetual war

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Smoke pours from the twin towers of the World Trade Center after they were hit by two hijacked airliners in a terrorist attack September 11, 2001 in New York City. Robert Giroux/Getty Images/AFP

The 9/11 attacks of 2001 forever changed America and upended its foreign and national security policy, leaving the country for the past 15 years in a war against jihadists – without ending the upheaval in the Middle East

WASHINGTON DC, USA (Sept. 11, 2016) — The 9/11 attacks of 2001 forever changed America and upended its foreign and national security policy, leaving the country for the past 15 years in a war against jihadists – without ending the upheaval in the Middle East.
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United States marks 15th anniversary of 9/11

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A man photographs beams of light symbolizing the two World Trade Center towers the night before the 15th anniversary of the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks in the United States on September 10, 2016 in New York, New York. Brendan Smialowski/AFP

The United States marks the 15th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks with solemn services to commemorate the victims of the deadliest terror strikes on US soil, which changed the world forever

NEW YORK, USA (Sept. 11, 2016) — The United States marks the 15th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks on Sunday, September 11, with solemn services to commemorate the victims of the deadliest terror strikes on US soil, which changed the world forever.  Continue reading United States marks 15th anniversary of 9/11