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Barack Obama to observe 12th anniversary of 9/11

Associated Press
Sep 11, 2013 at 07:05pm IST

President Barack Obama will observe the 12th anniversary of the terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center and the Pentagon with a moment of silence and a visit to the Pentagon Memorial.

Obama on Wednesday will join first lady Michelle Obama, Vice President Joe Biden, Jill Biden and members of the White House staff in a moment of silence on the White House South Lawn.

The president will then attend a September 11 observance at the Pentagon.

Barack Obama to observe 12th anniversary of 9/11

Barack Obama to observe 12th anniversary of 9/11

In the afternoon, Obama will take part in a service project to commemorate the National Day of Service and Remembrance.

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