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How 9/11 made politicians and media turn terrorism into an Islamic issue
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How 9/11 made politicians and media turn terrorism into an Islamic issue

Perhaps the most damaging legacy of 9/11, however, has been the homogenisation and Islamisation of the terror threat

Biden administration declassifies FBI memo hinting at Saudi involvement with 9/11 hijackers
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Biden administration declassifies FBI memo hinting at Saudi involvement with 9/11 hijackers

The document released, however, is still significantly redacted and does not offer a clear direct link between the Saudi government and the hijackers

Twenty years after 9/11, Al-Qaeda is defeated but jihadism is here to stay
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Twenty years after 9/11, Al-Qaeda is defeated but jihadism is here to stay

The highly publicised creation of al-Qaida “franchises” in Iraq and elsewhere including Egypt, North Africa and Yemen, among others, seemed to indicate the revival of al-Qaida.

9/11 memorial: George W. Bush highlights bravery of Americans in 'the face of death'
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9/11 memorial: George W. Bush highlights bravery of Americans in 'the face of death'

Bush, who was president during the attacks, commended the courage of the Flight 93 passengers and crew who are believed to have foiled an attack on the US Capitol by leading the plane to crash in rural Pennsylvania

Two decades since 9/11, Saudi Arabia shows how much it has changed
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Two decades since 9/11, Saudi Arabia shows how much it has changed

The cloud of social restrictions that loomed over generations in the kingdom is dissipating; no longer are eye-popping concerts, movie theatres and women driving impossible or illegal

US Congresswomen introduce resolution to combat hate crimes against Muslims, Sikhs, South Asians and Arabs
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US Congresswomen introduce resolution to combat hate crimes against Muslims, Sikhs, South Asians and Arabs

The lawmakers said that these communities continue to experience hate, discrimination, racism and xenophobia two decades after the 11 September attack

On 20th anniversary of 9/11, images that captured the enormity of twin tower attacks
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On 20th anniversary of 9/11, images that captured the enormity of twin tower attacks

The terrorist attacks of 9/11, which killed nearly 3,000 people, were captured in countless pictures by news photographers, bystanders, first responders, security cameras, FBI agents and others. These images best tell the story of that terrible day

20 years post-9/11, links between Islamophobia and suicide remain unexplored with American-Muslims at high risk
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20 years post-9/11, links between Islamophobia and suicide remain unexplored with American-Muslims at high risk

A July 2021 study revealed that American Muslims report two times the odds of a suicide attempt in their life compared to other faith groups

9/11 anniversary: Joe Biden calls for unity as US prepares to mark attacks
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9/11 anniversary: Joe Biden calls for unity as US prepares to mark attacks

In a six-minute speech, the US president delivered an impassioned appeal for the nation to set aside its differences

9/11 and After: Long wars and shadows even longer
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9/11 and After: Long wars and shadows even longer

Following the 2001 attacks on US soil, world affairs reordered abruptly; it fuelled a 20-year abroad and sparked anti-immigrant sentiment, primarily directed at Muslim countries

Post-9/11, Europe's weak spots make it a jihadist target; 'alienation and frustration' act as fodder
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Post-9/11, Europe's weak spots make it a jihadist target; 'alienation and frustration' act as fodder

Western Europe has struggled to integrate significant Muslim populations into mainstream society

Ahmad Shah Massoud assassination: 'Lion of Panjshir' lives on as Afghan icon two decades after death
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Ahmad Shah Massoud assassination: 'Lion of Panjshir' lives on as Afghan icon two decades after death

The audacious hit was ordered by Osama bin Laden himself wherein Al-Qaeda suicide bombers, disguised as journalists, killed Ahmad Shah Massoud during an interview

Still struggling with discrimination after 9/11, young Sikhs say 'we couldn't believe it'
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Still struggling with discrimination after 9/11, young Sikhs say 'we couldn't believe it'

Young Sikh Americans still struggle a generation later with the discrimination that 9/11 unleashed against their elders and them, ranging from school bullying to racial profiling to hate crimes

NYC Police unveils 'Wall of Heroes' memorial honouring cops who laid their lives down on 9/11
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NYC Police unveils 'Wall of Heroes' memorial honouring cops who laid their lives down on 9/11

Titled '23 Remembered' the tribute, which is inside the Manhattan headquarters, features hand-painted portraits of those who were killed in the September attacks

Trial of Khalid Sheikh Mohammed, accused of masterminding 9/11, resumes days before anniversary of attacks
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Trial of Khalid Sheikh Mohammed, accused of masterminding 9/11, resumes days before anniversary of attacks

Mohammed and alleged co-conspirators Ammar al-Baluchi, Walid bin Attash, Ramzi bin al-Shibh and Mustafa al-Hawsawi have been on trial for nine years

US set to declassify documents related to 11 September attacks in next six months
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US set to declassify documents related to 11 September attacks in next six months

President Joe Biden has signed an order directing the justice department and other executive branch agencies to begin a declassification review

On board India's Kabul  evacuation flight, 46 Afghan  Sikhs, Hindus — and 3 copies of Guru Granth Sahib
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On board India's Kabul evacuation flight, 46 Afghan Sikhs, Hindus — and 3 copies of Guru Granth Sahib

Also on Monday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi has instructed the Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) to brief the floor leaders of political parties in view of recent developments in Afghanistan

All-new Porsche 911 GT3 debuts with race car-derived 510hp flat-six engine, swan-neck rear wing
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All-new Porsche 911 GT3 debuts with race car-derived 510hp flat-six engine, swan-neck rear wing

The 992-gen Porsche 911 GT3 has a 0-100kph time of 3.4 seconds, and has lapped the Nurburgring Nordschleife in 6 minutes, 59.9 seconds

19 years since 9/11, examining historical linkages between national crises and pathologising of sexuality
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19 years since 9/11, examining historical linkages between national crises and pathologising of sexuality

The queer-immigrant-terrorist type is here to stay. It gives the US a ready justification to invest in surveillance technologies targeting Muslims and people of colour, to detain and deport, to live out its unruly visions anchored in homonationalism.

In Utah's Salt Lake City, police shoots and seriously injures autistic teenager after mother dials 911
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In Utah's Salt Lake City, police shoots and seriously injures autistic teenager after mother dials 911

Golda Barton said her son Linden Cameron was suffering from separation anxiety and that she wanted help taking him to hospital