A New 9-11 Video from the Department of Defense

The Department of Defense released this video in remembrance of the September 11, 2001 attacks and to honor those killed then and afterward fighting terrorism.

 

The Department of Defense has planned two events commemorating the attack at the Pentagon 12 years ago.

 

The Pentagon on Sept. 11, 2001 after the terrorist attack. Photo credit: Department of Defense

The Pentagon on Sept. 11, 2001 after the terrorist attack. Photo credit: Department of Defense

A private memorial observance with President Obama, Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel and Chairman of Joint Chiefs Gen. Martin E. Dempsey is planned at the Pentagon Memorial for the family members of those killed during the 2001 terrorist attacks. The ceremony will include brief remarks, the laying of a  wreath and a moment of silence. The event will be also televised and streamed live via the Pentagon Channel and www.pentagonchannel.mil.

A courtyard remembrance ceremony is set at 1 p.m. at the Pentagon’s Center Courtyard with Washington Headquarters Service’s Director of Administration and Management Michael Rhodes, Hagel and  Dempsey who will speak. This ceremony is for the staff and general community at the Pentagon and it too will be streamed  via the Pentagon Channel and www.pentagonchannel.mil.

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