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HISTORY WAS MADE ON THIS DAY

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The State Department on Friday posted a tweet to honor the Air Force, but used a photo of the Blue Angels.

              Mark of the United States Air Force.svg


The 
United States Armed Forces. It is one of the eight U.S.
uniformed services
. Initially formed as a part of the United
States Army
on 1 August 1907, the USAF was established
as a separate branch of the U.S. Armed Forces on 18 Sep. 
1947 with the passing of the
National Security Act of 1947.

The Air Force is the second youngest branch of the U.S.
Armed Forces and the fourth in
order of precedence.

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WORLD TRADE CENTER ON THIS DAY IN 2001

A view of the New York City skyline, as seen from the Empire State Building on September 10, 2001.
A view of the New York City skyline, as seen from the Empire State Building on September 10, 2001.

 


A storm passes over New York City on the evening of September 10, 2001.


On September 11, 2001, 19 militants associated with the Islamic extremist
group al Qaeda hijacked four airplanes and carried out suicide attacks
against targets in the United States. Two of the planes were flown into
the twin towers of the World Trade Center in New York City, a third plane
hit the Pentagon just outside Washington, D.C., and the fourth plane
crashed in a field in Shanksville, Pennsylvania. Almost 3,000 people
were killed during the 9/11 terrorist attacks.

A disaster, eight years ago, will be never forgotten… | Vincent Loy's Online Journal

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HISTORY WAS MADE ON THIS DAY

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CAMILLE BOHANNON

Why the Invasion of Poland in 1939 Launched World War Ii | Time

Invasion of Poland, Fall 1939 | The Holocaust Encyclopedia

80th anniversary of Poland invasion: Why the memory is still a battleground

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