PHOTO GALLERY: 9/11 anniversary marked in N.Y., around the world
Sunday, September 11, 2011 | 8:36 p.m. CDT
Families, strangers, world leaders and football fans came together Sunday to remember the terrorist attacks and lives lost a decade ago.
U.S. Army Capt. Rastislav Osadsky, 36, of the Czech Republic shelters his candle Sunday at a ceremony in Kunar Province of Afghanistan. The soldiers gathered to remember the 10th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks and soldiers the unit has lost since then in Iraq and Afghanistan.
Victims’ family members listen to names being read as they line up for admission to the 9/11 memorial Sunday in New York.
Chris Petraglia, of Middletown, N.J., puts flowers at the memorial stone of Louis Minervino while visiting the Middletown World Trade Center Memorial Gardens on the 10th anniversary of the 9/11 terror attacks. This was the first time Petraglia, a former NYPD officer who was trapped in the Dow Jones building when the south tower fell Sept. 11, 2001, visited the garden.
During the 9/11 anniversary ceremony in New York on Sunday, with One World Trade Center reflected in the windows, Jaye Markwell of Winsted, Conn., center right, embraces fellow 9/11 Salvation Army volunteer Maggie McCormick of New Canaan, Conn., as time is marked to commemorate when Flight 93 crashed in Shanksville, Pa.
An American flag hangs from the partially built One World Trade Center as President Barack Obama speaks during a ceremony marking the 10th anniversary of the terrorist attacks Sunday at the World Trade Center site in New York.
An American flag is unfurled during a 9/11 commemoration at the Trocadero plaza near the Eiffel Tower, seen in the background, in Paris on Sunday.
Fans cheer during a ceremony in commemoration of the 10th anniversary of the 9/11 terrorist attacks before an NFL football game between the Jacksonville Jaguars and the Tennessee Titans in Jacksonville, Fla.
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