America Under Attack.<br>Terror will not win. Bush<br>Thousands of lives were suddenly ended' in strikes at Pentagon, World Trade Center.

Image

Sept. 12 - Rescuers combed through smoking rubble Wednesday morning looking for victims a day after a devastating airborne attack that collapsed New York's World Trade Center twin towers, badly damaged the Pentagon and likely left thousands of peopl

September 11 - 'Today, our fellow citizens, our way of life, our very freedom came under attack.' President Bush addresses the nation.

IN A BRIEF address televised from the White House Oval Office, Bush characterized the "despicable acts of terror" as "acts of mass murder." It was a stark acknowledgment of the likely toll of those killed in the coordinated attacks Tuesday morning, the worst terrorist strike in U.S. history.

"Thousands of lives were suddenly ended," Bush said solemnly, when hijacked jetliners slammed into each of the trade center's towers and the Pentagon, an attack of breathtaking brazenness for which U.S. intelligence said Saudi terrorist Osama bin Laden was most likely responsible.

NBC News reported Tuesday night that the FBI had obtained a warrant and was searching the South Florida home of a man listed on the manifest of one of the hijacked planes. Authorities also uncovered possible clues, including Arabic language flight-training manuals, in a rented car at Boston's Logan International Airport, where two of the deadly flights originated.


TERRIBLE TOLL

The gruesome task of counting the dead could take weeks. Airline officials said the four hijacked jetliners alone carried a total of 266 passengers and crew. In New York, firefighter Rudy Weindler spent nearly 12 hours trying to find survivors and only found four - a pregnant woman sitting on a curb and three others in the rubble of a building in the trade center complex."I lost count of all the dead people I saw," Weindler said. "It is absolutely worse than you could ever imagine."

You May Also Like

Image

Pope Francis celebrates 50th ordination anniversary by honoring his mentor

Vatican City: (CNA) Fifty years ago on Dec. 13, Jorge Mario Bergoglio was ordained a Jesuit priest in Argentina. As pope, he will celebrate his ord

Image

US, Hungary Pledge Support For Persecuted Christians

BUDAPEST, HUNGARY: November 30, 2019. (BosNewsLife)– The United States and Hungary have agreed to help persecuted Christians in several natio

Image

Pope arrives in Thailand at the start of his 32nd Apostolic Journey

Vatican City: November 20, 2019. (Vatican News) The plane carrying the Pope, his entourage and around 70 journalists and media professionals, arriv



"Trial of Pakistani Christian Nation" By Nazir S Bhatti

On demand of our readers, I have decided to release E-Book version of "Trial of Pakistani Christian Nation" on website of PCP which can also be viewed on website of Pakistan Christian Congress www.pakistanchristiancongress.org . You can read chapter wise by clicking tab on left handside of PDF format of E-Book.

nazirbhattipcc@aol.com , pakistanchristianpost@yahoo.com