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NEW YORK, NEW YORK - SEPTEMBER 11: Family, friends and colleagues of those killed in the 9/11 and the 1993 bombing terror attacks participate in the annual commemoration ceremony at the National 9/11 Memorial and Museum on September 11, 2021 in New York City. The nation is marking the 20th anniversary of the terror attacks of September 11, 2001, when the terrorist group al-Qaeda flew hijacked airplanes into the World Trade Center, Shanksville, PA and the Pentagon, killing nearly 3,000 people. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Thousands gather to honor lives lost on 9/11

Thousands came together in New York City and across the nation as the U.S. paid tribute to those who lost their lives on Sept. 11, 2001. Ceremonies were held all across New York City, Shanksville, Pennsylvania and at the Pentagon as the nation vows to never forget 9/11.


NEW YORK, NEW YORK - SEPTEMBER 11: Family members and loved ones of Stuart Todd Meltzer attend the annual 9/11 Commemoration Ceremony at the National 9/11 Memorial and Museum on September 11, 2021 in New York City. During the ceremony six moments of silence were held, marking when each of the World Trade Center towers was struck and fell and the times corresponding to the attack on the Pentagon and the crash of Flight 93. The nation is marking the 20th anniversary of the terror attacks of September 11, 2001, when the terrorist group al-Qaeda flew hijacked airplanes into the World Trade Center, Shanksville, PA and the Pentagon, killing nearly 3,000 people. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Families remember loved ones from Flight 93

Nearly 20 years later, relatives of the victims from Flight 93 gathered at the Flight 93 National Memorial to remember those they had lost on Sept. 11, 2001. During the private ceremony on Saturday, the names of the 40 passengers and crew members were read aloud.


US President Joe Biden makes his way to board Air Force One before departing from Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport in Kenner, Louisiana on September 3, 2021. - President Joe Biden, who has made threats from climate change a priority, arrived in New Orleans to tour damage from Hurricane Ida, which pounded the Gulf Coast before bringing havoc to New York. (Photo by MANDEL NGAN / AFP) (Photo by MANDEL NGAN/AFP via Getty Images)

Biden to travel to all 3 sites of 9/11 attacks

Joe and Jill Biden are slated to visit all three sites of the 9/11 terrorist attacks in observance of 20 years since the incidents. According to the White House, the Bidens will head to New York City, Shanksville, Pennsylvania and the Pentagon next Saturday to honor the victims of the attacks which took thousands of lives.