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Trump had an unusual reaction to 9/11 just hours after the attacks

7 days ago   |   By Business Insider

On September 11, 2001, just hours after terrorists brought down the World Trade Center, Donald Trump seemed to brag that one of his buildings was now the tallest in downtown Manhattan.
"I mean, 40 Wall Street actually was the second-tallest building in downtown Manhattan, and it was actually before the World Trade Center the tallest, and then when they built the World Trade Center it became known as the second-tallest, and now it's the tallest," he said.
The interview came under scrutiny during Trump's 2016 presidential campaign.
Trump's claim that his building was then the tallest in...
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The US Embassy in Afghanistan was hit by a rocket just after the clock struck midnight on the anniversary of 9/11

The US Embassy in Afghanistan was hit by a rocket just after the clock struck midnight on the anniversary of 9/11

7 days ago   |   By Business Insider

The US Embassy in Kabul, Afghanistan, was struck by a rocket in the first few minutes of the 18th anniversary of 9/11.
Loudspeakers throughout the building broadcast the message "An explosion caused by a rocket has occurred on compound," the Associated Press reported .
No one was injured during the attack, which came just after midnight on Wednesday.
Relations between the US and the Taliban took a hit on Monday after Donald Trump scrapped negotiations aiming to withdraw the last US troops from Afghanistan.
A US serviceman was killed by a Taliban car bomb on Thursday, which Trump cited as...
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