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Remembering 9/11: 16 years on

President Trump and First Lady Melania attend the 9/11 observance at the National 9/11 Pentagon Memorial in Arlington, Virginia. 


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President Trump and First Lady Melania attend the 9/11 observance at the National 9/11 Pentagon Memorial in Arlington, Virginia. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque

President Trump and First Lady Melania attend the 9/11 observance at the National 9/11 Pentagon Memorial in Arlington, Virginia. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque
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People watch the Tribute in Light installation illuminated over lower Manhattan as seen from Brooklyn, marking the 16th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks in New York City. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid

People watch the Tribute in Light installation illuminated over lower Manhattan as seen from Brooklyn, marking the 16th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks in New York City. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid

People watch the Tribute in Light installation illuminated over lower Manhattan as seen from Brooklyn, marking the 16th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks in New York City. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid
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A woman holds a photograph of a victim at the National 9/11 Memorial and Museum in New York. 



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A woman holds a photograph of a victim at the National 9/11 Memorial and Museum in New York. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid

A woman holds a photograph of a victim at the National 9/11 Memorial and Museum in New York. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid
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An NYPD officer pauses at the edge of the reflecting pool at the National 9/11 Memorial and Museum. 


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An NYPD officer pauses at the edge of the reflecting pool at the National 9/11 Memorial and Museum. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid

An NYPD officer pauses at the edge of the reflecting pool at the National 9/11 Memorial and Museum. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid
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A woman wipes away tears as she holds a photograph of Alex Ciccone, a victim of the attacks, at the National 9/11 Memorial and Museum. 



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A woman wipes away tears as she holds a photograph of Alex Ciccone, a victim of the attacks, at the National 9/11 Memorial and Museum. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid

A woman wipes away tears as she holds a photograph of Alex Ciccone, a victim of the attacks, at the National 9/11 Memorial and Museum. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid
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People stand in the Empty Sky memorial while looking toward lower Manhattan on the 16th anniversary of the September 11 attacks in Jersey City, New Jersey. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly

People stand in the Empty Sky memorial while looking toward lower Manhattan on the 16th anniversary of the September 11 attacks in Jersey City, New Jersey. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly

People stand in the Empty Sky memorial while looking toward lower Manhattan on the 16th anniversary of the September 11 attacks in Jersey City, New Jersey. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly
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Flowers and mementos left among names at the edge of the south reflecting pool at the National 9/11 Memorial and Museum. 

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Flowers and mementos left among names at the edge of the south reflecting pool at the National 9/11 Memorial and Museum. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid

Flowers and mementos left among names at the edge of the south reflecting pool at the National 9/11 Memorial and Museum. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid
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People embrace at the National 911 Memorial and Museum.

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People embrace at the National 911 Memorial and Museum. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid

People embrace at the National 911 Memorial and Museum. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid
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An NYPD officer pauses at the edge of the south reflecting pool at the National 9/11 Memorial and Museum. 


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An NYPD officer pauses at the edge of the south reflecting pool at the National 9/11 Memorial and Museum. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid

An NYPD officer pauses at the edge of the south reflecting pool at the National 9/11 Memorial and Museum. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid
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A young boy carries an American flag as people gather at the National 911 Memorial and Museum. 


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A young boy carries an American flag as people gather at the National 911 Memorial and Museum. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid

A young boy carries an American flag as people gather at the National 911 Memorial and Museum. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid
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People look at names of victims on the National 9/11 Memorial and Museum. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid

People look at names of victims on the National 9/11 Memorial and Museum. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid

People look at names of victims on the National 9/11 Memorial and Museum. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid
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Loved ones of victim Wayne A. Russo, who was killed in the attacks at the World Trade Center, pause with photos of him at the National 911 Memorial and Museum. 

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Loved ones of victim Wayne A. Russo, who was killed in the attacks at the World Trade Center, pause with photos of him at the National 911 Memorial and Museum. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid

Loved ones of victim Wayne A. Russo, who was killed in the attacks at the World Trade Center, pause with photos of him at the National 911 Memorial and Museum. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid
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A woman pauses on a street outside the National 9/11 Memorial and Museum. 


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A woman pauses on a street outside the National 9/11 Memorial and Museum. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

A woman pauses on a street outside the National 9/11 Memorial and Museum. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton
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A man holds a young child as names are read of the victims at the National 9/11 Memorial and Museum. 


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A man holds a young child as names are read of the victims at the National 9/11 Memorial and Museum. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid

A man holds a young child as names are read of the victims at the National 9/11 Memorial and Museum. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid
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People gather at the National 911 Memorial and Museum. 

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People gather at the National 911 Memorial and Museum. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid

People gather at the National 911 Memorial and Museum. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid
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Flowers and items left on a fence outside the National 9/11 Memorial and Museum. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

Flowers and items left on a fence outside the National 9/11 Memorial and Museum. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

Flowers and items left on a fence outside the National 9/11 Memorial and Museum. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton
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People gather at the National 9/11 Memorial and Museum. 

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People gather at the National 9/11 Memorial and Museum. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid

People gather at the National 9/11 Memorial and Museum. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid
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A woman pauses at the edge of the South reflecting pool at the National September 11 Memorial and Museum. 

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A woman pauses at the edge of the South reflecting pool at the National September 11 Memorial and Museum. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid

A woman pauses at the edge of the South reflecting pool at the National September 11 Memorial and Museum. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid
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FDNY firefighters stand in silence outside Engine Company 1 in lower Manhattan. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

FDNY firefighters stand in silence outside Engine Company 1 in lower Manhattan. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

FDNY firefighters stand in silence outside Engine Company 1 in lower Manhattan. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton
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People pause at the edge of the South reflecting pool at the National September 11 Memorial and Museum. 


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People pause at the edge of the South reflecting pool at the National September 11 Memorial and Museum. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid

People pause at the edge of the South reflecting pool at the National September 11 Memorial and Museum. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid
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FDNY members pauses at the edge of the reflecting pool at the National 9/11 Memorial and Museum. 

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FDNY members pauses at the edge of the reflecting pool at the National 9/11 Memorial and Museum. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid

FDNY members pauses at the edge of the reflecting pool at the National 9/11 Memorial and Museum. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid
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A flower rests over names at the edge of the South reflecting pool at the National September 11 Memorial and Museum. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid

A flower rests over names at the edge of the South reflecting pool at the National September 11 Memorial and Museum. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid

A flower rests over names at the edge of the South reflecting pool at the National September 11 Memorial and Museum. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid
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