Sep 11, 2020
By Christine Ross
Solemn ceremonies were led at the September 11 memorial in Manhattan today. Nearly 3.000 died in New York, Pennsylvania and at the Pentagon.
In Canada, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau paused to remember the victims. “Today, we remember the people we lost in this unthinkable tragedy, they were neighbours, friends, and family,” said Trudeau.
This year is more poignant given the COVID-19 pandemic has caused devastating loss to New York City. Former Vice President Joe Biden approached Vice President Mike Pence at the 9/11 Memorial in New York City and greeted him with an elbow bump.