.United States
Amir Shah, retired Afghanistan correspondent for The Associated Press, shared his experience on navigating Taliban-ruled Kabul in the hours after the 9/11 attacks. (Photo Credit: AP)

  • Amir Shah reported from Afghanistan after the 9/11 attacks
  • He recalls what happened behind the scenes in those days
  • He explains the paranoia that persisted due to US air strikes

.New York, NY, USA
Former President Barack Obama, former First Lady Michelle Obama, President Joe Biden, and First Lady Dr. Jill Biden, attend ceremonies to commemorate the 20th anniversary of the September 11 terrorist attacks (Photo Credit: AP)

  • Joe Biden, Barack Obama and Bill Clinton gathered at the site World Trade Center fell 20 years ago
  • Hundreds of Americans gathered for remembrance
  • President Biden will spend Saturday paying his respects to the trio of sites where the planes crashed

.Washington D.C., DC, USA
September 11, 2021, marks the 20th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks. (Photo credit: Twitter/911Day)

  • The 9/11 attack left almost 3,000 people dead
  • The 9/11 terror attack remains one of the deadliest in world history
  • Here's a look at the 9/11 timeline

.Geneva, Switzerland
A Tribute in Light marks the area where the Twin towers stood. (Photo Credit: 911memorial.com)

  • September 11, 2021, marks the 20th anniversary of the 9/11 terror attacks
  • Two of the four planes hijacked crashed into the Twin Towers of the WTC
  • At least 3,000 lives were lost in the 9/11 attacks

The US Open honoured the United States military members for the ninth consecutive year. (Photo credit: AP)

  • The Billie Jean King Tennis Center is 10 miles from the previously-standing World Trade Centre twin towers
  • US Open lit the exterior of Arthur Ashe Stadium in red, white, and blue
  • This year, the tournament final will be on the 20-year anniversary of September 11

.Shanksville, PA, USA
In this Wednesday, Sept. 11, 2002, family members comfort each other as they listen to a memorial service for victims of Flight 93. (Photo credit: File/AP)

  • 20 years have passed since United Flight 93 made its final descent
  • That heartbreak and pain we felt on the morning of Sept. 12, 2001, is resurrecting itself, said an official
  • In memorials, there are personal and cultural memories

.New York, NY, USA
The film on 9/11 museum will become public through Facebook on Thursday. (Photo Credit: Sept11Memorial)

  • The film reveals the tensions that went into creating museum
  •  The film becomes public through Facebook
  • Museum officials objected and sought changes to the film