Tag: 9/11

CIA releases more files it says came from bin Laden raid, including his journal

Photo: As-Sahab Media 01 NOV 17 15:42 ET By Eli Watkins, CNN (CNN) — The CIA on Wednesday announced it released a¬†massive tranche of files¬†it said came from the Osama bin Laden raid in 2011. Among them: the deceased al Qaeda founder’s personal journal. CIA Director Mike Pompeo said the release “provides the opportunity for the American people to gain further insights into the plans and workings of this terrorist organization.” The release came in accordance with a 2014 appropriations bill for intelligence activity that required the Director of National Intelligence to review documents obtained from the raid, and...

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Laredo officials commemorate September 11th at the Juarez-Lincoln International Bridge

In Laredo,officials also commemorated September 11th at the Juarez-Lincoln International Bridge. Traffic was stopped for a few moments as officials presented the colors and stood in silence to the sound of TAPS playing. Law enforcement remembering where they were the moment of the attack and how it affected their career. Representative, Henry Cuellar released a statement saying it is their duty every year to honor those who lost their lives in the...

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San Juan Students gathered on the 16th anniversary of 9/11

In the city of San Juan, students gathered on the 16th anniversary of 9/11 in remembrance of the tragedy. Our nation will never forget the moment our country was attacked by terrorist on 9/11. Hidalgo County Clerk Arturo Guajardo Jr. understands the importance of remaining unified as a country and how staying vigilant is the key. Early College High School – holds this ceremony featuring local officials and first responders to help students understand and honor those who lost their lives. During the most devastating terrorist attack on US history. PSJA students paid tribute in commemoration of those heroes...

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