Dramatic Photos: 10th Anniversary of 9/11 Attacks

The 10-year anniversary of the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks is remembered across the world.

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A woman reaches out to touch a name on a memorial to Massachusetts victims of 9/11. From New York, Shanksville and Washington D.C. to cities across the globe, presidents, ordinary people and relatives of those killed in the attacks of Sept. 11, 2001 paid tribute to victims’ legacies. Click to see photos from the world's events.
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A woman cries over a name inscribed on the edge of the north pool at the National Sept. 11 Memorial in New York during the ceremony marking the 10th anniversary of the attacks on the World Trade Center.
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Julie Jalbert-Pitt, who's father, Robert Adrien Jalbert, was killed in the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks at the World Trade Center, holds her 8-month-old daughter, Campbell, next to the name of her father.
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Robert Peraza, who lost his son Robert David Peraza, pauses at his son's name at the North Pool of the 9/11 Memorial during tenth anniversary ceremonies at the site of the World Trade Center on September 11, 2011, in New York City.
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The annual "Tribute in Light" memorial echoing the twin towers of the World Trade Center illuminates the night sky during the 10th Anniversary of the September 11, 2001 attacks at the lower Manhattan site of the World Trade Center.
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Family members line the perimeter of the 9/11 Memorial South Pool during the tenth anniversary ceremonies of the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks at the World Trade Center site, September 11, 2011 in New York City.
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Paul Simon performs at the 9/11 Memorial during the tenth anniversary ceremonies of the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks.
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Patti LaBelle performs during the "A Concert For Hope" event, hosted by Washington National Cathedral at the Kennedy Center in Washington, DC.
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Mets fans Nick Giampietro, of Ridgewood, N.Y., and Sal Candiano of Baldwin, N.Y., right, hold an American flag and sign in remembrance of the 9/11 attacks before a baseball game between the New York Mets and the Chicago Cubs, Sunday, Sept. 11, 2011, at Citi Field in New York.
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President Obama visits the North Pool of the 9/11 Memorial during the tenth anniversary ceremonies of the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks.
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A rose and U.S. flags stand among a list of victims' names during tenth anniversary ceremonies of the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks at the World Trade Center site.
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People carry flags of the U.S. states, and of other countries that had people killed in the 9/11 terrorist attacks, on September 11, 2011 in Washington, DC.
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New York City firefighters and police officers salute at the conclusion of ceremonies marking the tenth anniversary.
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President Barack Obama, first lady Michelle Obama, Vice President Joseph Biden and his wife Jill Biden attend the "A Concert For Hope" event, hosted by Washington National Cathedral, to mark the tenth anniversary of the 9/11 terrorist attacks.
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A Port Authority of NY & NJ police officer pauses during a moment of silence at the Sept. 11 memorial during the 10th anniversary ceremony at the site, Sunday, Sept. 11, 2011, in New York.
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President Barack Obama and former President George W. Bush greet family members of those who died during the attacks on the World Trade Center at the National September 11 Memorial during a ceremony marking the 10th anniversary of the attacks at World Trade Center
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Fans cheer during the national anthem as a giant United States flag is held over Soldier Field on the 10th anniversary of the Sept. 11 attacks before an NFL football game between the Chicago Bears and the Atlanta Falcons in Chicago.
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A member of the Baltimore Ravens wears cleats emblazoned with "FDNY" in honor of the 10th anniversary of the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks before an NFL football game against the Pittsburgh Steelers in Baltimore.
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Ellen Saracini, left, hugs Debbi Senko after a remembrance ceremony at the Garden of Reflection Sunday, Sept. 11, 2011 in Yardley, Pennsylvania. Both women lost their husbands on Sept. 11, 2001.
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A police officer looks down at the wall of the south memorial pool of the National September 11 Memorial during a ceremony to mark the 10th anniversary of the attacks on the World Trade Center.
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President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama place a wreath at the Flight 93 National Memorial Sunday, Sept., 11, 2011, in Shanksville, PA.
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U.S flight medic Sfc David Bibb from Santa Fe NM, of Task Force Lift "Dust Off", Charlie Company 1-171 Aviation Regiment holds an American flag on the top of the helicopter to commemorate the tenth anniversary of the 9/11 attacks at Forward Operating Base Edi in the Helmand Province of southern Afghanistan.
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A U.S. soldier holds the magazine of his weapon during an event to mark the 10th anniversary of the Sept. 11 attacks on the United States, at the U.S. of Bagram north of Kabul, Afghanistan Sunday.
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A painting on the field honoring the 10th anniversary of the Sept. 11 attacks is shown asTampa Bay Buccaneers and Detroit Lions players warm up before an NFL football game Sunday, Sept. 11, 2011, in Tampa, Florida.
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Republican presidential candidate and Texas Gov. Rick Perry, center, speaks with Harris County Sheriff Deputy Robert Goerlitz and his granddaughter Michelle Goerlitz, 13, during a memorial service at the Texas State Cemetery Twin Towers Monument in Austin, Texas.
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Joe Griffith of Beverly Hills, California touches a piece of steel from the World Trade Center on the 10th anniversary of 9/11 at a newly unveiled memorial in Beverly Hills, Calif., Sunday, Sept. 11, 2011.
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Beverly Hills Fire Dept. Capt. Joe Match, center, and Chief Tim Scranton, right, bow their heads after laying a wreath to honor the tenth anniversary of 9/11 at a new memorial in Beverly Hills, California.
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A general view of atmosphere during a memorial ceremony presided by Prince Felipe and Princess Letizia of Spain to honour 9/11 victims at Juan Carlos Park on September 11, 2011 in Madrid, Spain.
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Crowds listen during the national anthem at a memorial service at the Pentagon September 11, 2011 in Arlington, Virginia.
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People attend ceremonies at the World Trade Center site for the 10th anniversary of the terrorist attacks on lower Manhattan on September 11, 2001 in New York City.
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U.S. Army SSG Chris Leota of Task Force 3-66 Bravo Company 172nd Infantry Brigade lowers the US flag at Forward Operating Base Kuschamond on September 11, 2011, in remembrance of those who perished ten years ago during the 9/11 attacks.
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Prince Charles,Prince of Wales, Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall, Prime Minister David Cameron, Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg and London Mayor Boris Johnson attend a memorial ceremony at the September 11 memorial garden in Grovesnor Square on September 11, 2011 in London, England. Ceremonies held around the world have joined Washington and New York as they commemorate the tenth anniversary of the 9/11 terrorist attacks where nearly 3000 people died when four hijacked airliners were used in coordinated attacks against the United States. (Photo by David Parker - WPA Pool/Getty Images)
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British actress Judi Dench gives a reading to friends and family of victims of the attacks on the World Trade Centre in New York during the tenth anniversary ceremony at the September 11 memorial garden in Grosvenor Square near to the U.S. Embassy on September 11, 2011 in London, England. Ceremonies held around the world have joined Washington and New York as they commemorate the tenth anniversary of the 9/11 terrorist attacks where nearly 3000 people died when four hijacked airliners were used in coordinated attacks.
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The Lord Mayor in London lays a wreath after attending a memorial service to commemorate the tenth anniversary of the 9/11 terrorist attacks.
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American citizens attend a candle lighting ceremony to mark the 10th anniversary of the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks on the U.S. at the U.S. embassy in Beijing, China.
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Vice President Joe Biden Defense Secretary Leon Panetta, and Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Adm. Mike Mullen participate in commemorative ceremony to honor vicitms of the Sept. 11 attacks during the 10th anniversary at the Pentagon in Washington, DC.
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German president Christian Wulff, fourth from right, Slovenian President Danilo Turk, third from right, and Archbishop Reinhard Marx, center, stand next to religious leaders at a ceremony to commemorate the 10th anniversary of the Sept. 11, 2001 terror attacks in Munich, southern Germany.
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Guests take photos as a U.S. flag is raised on the roof of the Space Needle in Seattle in the early morning of Sunday, Sept. 11, 2011, on the 10th anniversary of the Sept. 11, 2001 terrorist attacks. The flag was raised at the same time 10 years ago that the first hijacked airplane crashed into the North Tower of the World Trade Center in New York.
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U.S. soldiers based in Schofield Barracks, Hawaii, raise a new American flag to commemorate the tenth anniversary of the 9/11 attacks Sept. 11, 2011 at Forward Operating Base Bostick in Kunar province, Afghanistan.
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Family members visit the south reflecting pool during 10th anniversary ceremonies at the Sept. 11 memorial, Sunday Sept. 11, 2011, in New York City.
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Roses are placed in the name of a person killed during the Sept. 11 World Trade Center attacks, etched in the area surrounding a reflecting pool of the Sept. 11 memorial, during 10th anniversary commemoration ceremonies at the site, in New York.
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People pause by the waterfall pool at the National September 11 Memorial during a ceremony marking the 10th anniversary of the attacks at the World Trade Center site, Sunday, Sept. 11, 2011, in New York.
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The World Trade Center Flag is presented as friends and relatives of the victims of 9/11 gather for a ceremony marking the 10th anniversary of the attacks at the National Sept.11 Memorial at the World Trade Center site.
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Former first lady Laura Bush, former President George W. Bush, first lady Michelle Obama and President Barack Obama hold hands to their hearts during the national anthem.
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President Barack Obama and his wife Michelle Obama, former President George W. Bush and his wife Laura Bush at the Sept. 11 memorial.
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People gather in New York at a ceremony marking the 10th anniversary of the attacks on the World Trade Center Sunday, Sept. 11, 2011.
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New York City police and firefighters, and Port Authority of NY & NJ police officers salute during the singing of the "Star Spangled Banner" at the Sept. 11 memorial.
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Faithful gather to follow Pope Benedict XVI's outdoor Mass in Ancona, Italy. Pope Benedict XVI prayed on Sunday for the victims of the Sept. 11 terror strikes and their loved ones and appealed to the world to resist what he called the "temptation toward hatred."
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A security officer walks on the roof ahead of the start of ceremonies for the 10th anniversary of the Sept. 11 attacks at the Pentagon in Washington.
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A man walks among nearly 3,000 flags set up as part of a remembrance on 10th anniversary of the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks Sunday in St. Louis.
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Family members visit the Pentagon Memorial before ceremonies for the 10th anniversary of the September 11 attacks begin.
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A security officer scans the area surrounding at the National September 11 Memorial before a planned ceremony marking the 10th anniversary of the attacks at the World Trade Center site, Sunday, Sept. 11, 2011, in New York. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke)
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From New York and Washington D.C. to cities across the nation and the globe, presidents, ordinary people and relatives of those killed in the attacks of Sept. 11, 2001 paid tribute to victims’ legacies.
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Vice President Joseph R. Biden arrives for a memorial service at the Pentagon September 11, 2011 in Arlington, Virginia.
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Friends and relatives of the victims of 9/11 gather for a ceremony marking the 10th anniversary of the attacks at the National September 11 Memorial at the World Trade Center site.
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A police officer's white-gloved hand touches names on the wall surrounding the north pool of the 9/11 Memorial during the tenth anniversary ceremony at the site of the World Trade Center.
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Elba Cedeno, of Waretown, N.J., holds a sign memorializing her partner, Catherine Theresa Smith, as friends and relatives of the victims of 9/11 gather for a ceremony marking the 10th anniversary of the attacks at the National September 11 Memorial.
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New York City police and firefighters, and Port Authority of NY and NJ police line up at one of the entrances of 9/11 Memorial Plaza before the 10th anniversary ceremony at the site of the World Trade Center, Sunday.
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Friends and relatives of the victims of 9/11 gather for a ceremony marking the 10th anniversary of the attacks at the National September 11 Memorial at the World Trade Center site.
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A poster advising people to report suspicious activity greets travelers leaving a parking structure Sunday, Sept. 11, 2011 at Los Angeles International Airport.
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The world's largest free-flying flag hangs from the south side of One World Trade Center.
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People view the Tribute in Light from the Top of the Rock observation deck late at night on September 10, 2011 in New York City.
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One of the twin beams titled, Tribute in Light, illuminates the sky in memorial to the World Trade Center Buildings, which were destroyed on September 11, 2001, on September 10, 2011 in New York City.
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