There will be no closure or justice for the families of the victims of the 9/11 attack. There will be no accountability where accountability is due, there will be no trial and no further enquiry. Politicking those days supersede even patriotism.
President Barack Obama has vetoed the legislation that would allow families of 9/11 victims to sue Saudi Arabia. The bill passed unanimously in both the House and the Senate and was met with widespread public support.
A memorial sponsored by the College Republicans club at a small, liberal arts college in California was repeatedly vandalized on the 15th anniversary of the September 11 terrorist attacks. Nearly 3,000 flags at Occidental College were crushed and trashed.
Six Gulf Arab countries have blasted the bill passed by the US Congress that would allow Americans to sue Saudi Arabia over the 9/11 attacks, calling it a dangerous precedent and attack on sovereignty. Their concerns were echoed by the Arab League.
America’s response to the September 2001 terrorist attacks, particularly the invasion of Iraq, fostered rather than curbed global terrorism, French President Francois Hollande has said, adding that France has suffered from US foreign policy choices.
It’s been 15 years since the 2001 terror attacks on New York’s twin towers changed America forever. Thousands lost their lives or loved ones in the calamity and many others subsequently lost their health. However, everyone in the US lost...