Winnipeg Free Press

September 12, 2001

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Issue date: Wednesday, September 12, 2001

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Winnipeg Free Press (Newspaper) - September 12, 2001, Winnipeg, Manitoba AMERICA ATTACK SEPTEMBER 2001 Winnipeg Free Press Terrorists strike New Washington Thousands die America searches for those behind these evil acts Even though I walk through the valley of the shadow of no evil 23 quoted by President George Bush CARMAN VIA ASSOCIATED PRESS With one tower of the World Trade Center already on a hijacked jetliner takes then slams into the second tower in a massive By Buzz Carrie SUICIDE hijackers launched a devastating attack yesterday morning on the centres of financial and military crashing two loaded and fully fuelled airliners into the World Trade Center York City and another into the Pentagon in By late last two Port Authority police officers had been rescued from the rubble of the trade New York Mayor Rudy Giuliani Giuliani also confirmed that police had received phone calls from people trapped in the twin Police Commissioner Bernard Jterik said rescuers had already determined there were some people alive in two buildings downtown a group that included some police But the death toll will be in the thou A fourth hijacked passenger jety said to be aimed at the presidential Camp crashed in The attacks brought the worlds strongest country to a The stock markets ceased all airline flights were cancelled and President George who heard the news while visiting an elementary school in Flori flew to a military base in Nebraska before returning to the White House last America has stood down enemies and we will do so this he said from the Oval None of us will ever forget this yet we go for ward to defend freedom and all that is good and just in this No one claimed but sus picion fell immediately on Islamic and particularly oh Osama bin the Saudi multimillionaire who is said to be hiding in Afghanistan from where he masterminded attacks against two embassies in East Africa in 1998 and against the USS Cole last Afghanistans Taliban leadership denied bin Ladens but by intercepting phone had linked him to the crime last In Afghanistans capital of rockets flared and explosions could be heard north of the airport early The United States quickly denied any involvement in the A speaking on condition of said the fighting in Kabul appeared to be rocket attacks by oppo sition The denied the This is the second Pearl said Republican Senator Chuck I dont think that I overstate In a it was more Sixty years the Americans knew who had launched the sneak Yes they felt they were at war but for long terrible they didnt know with Even with bin Laden fingered as the possible there is no clear way to lash Continued Please see TERRORIST ATTACKS A2 ;