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Friday, 14 September, 2001, 02:30 GMT 03:30 UK
In pictures: Gathering grief
The search for survivors and bodies continues in New York and Washington as the number of those missing or believed dead nears 5,000.

Meanwhile the people around the world continue to display their horror at Tuesday's terror attacks and their sympathy for the victims and their families.

World Trade Center wreckage
The desperate search for survivors is still going on

Smoke billowing from World Trade Center
Rescue attempts are hampered by fires that are continuing to burn

Missing victims leaflets
The streets of New York are littered with desperate pleas for information on the thousands still missing

Pentagon rescue workers
At the Pentagon exhausted rescue workers take a break

US flags lining street
Across America flags festoon every street as people show their solidarity

New York street cleaners
The cleanup operation is underway

Messages written in dust
As shock gives way to anger, some are calling for revenge

Islamic shops in Manhattan
Shops in the Arab areas of Manhattan remain closed

Man waving flag at US plane
American air space has started to open up, allowing the first flights to get underway

Flowers at the American Embassy in London
Floral tributes continue to be laid by mourners all around the world

Traders at Chicago Mercantile Exchange
Workers at the Chicago Exchange held a minute's silence as trading began again

Guards at Buckingham Palace
The guards at Buckingham Palace played the US national anthem at a special ceremony

See also:

14 Sep 01 | Americas
Black box breakthrough
13 Sep 01 | Americas
Harrowing final phone calls
13 Sep 01 | Americas
Allies boost US confidence
13 Sep 01 | Americas
Q&A: Striking back
13 Sep 01 | Americas
One desperate search among many
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