President Obama Urged Americans To Honor 9/11 Victims By Embracing Diversity


On the eve of the 15th anniversary of the terror attacks that claimed nearly 3,000 lives on September 11, 2001, President Obama praised Americans for their resilience.

The president urged Americans to uphold their fundamental values and to reject divisive forces that seek to drive them apart.

He stated,

The president also highlighted the ways in which Americans responded to 9/11 revealed their best qualities.

He said,

ABC News reports President Obama will commemorate the 9/11 anniversary by observing a moment of silence in the White House at 8:46 am, which is the moment when American Airlines Flight 11 crashed into The North Tower of the World Trade Center.

Subsequently, he'll deliver remarks at a Pentagon memorial service.