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NYC Marks 20th Anniversary of World Trade Center Bombing

February 26, 2013  | 

The two terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center, eight years apart, converged Tuesday in the form of a piece of granite—part of a memorial to those who died in 1993 that was itself destroyed on Sept. 11, 2001.

The jagged fragment was displayed during a ceremony marking the 20th anniversary of the 1993 attack.

A bell tolled for a moment of silence at 12:18 p.m., the exact time of the explosion under one of the twin towers that killed six people. More than 1,000 people were injured when terrorists detonated a truck bomb in an underground garage.

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