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Friday, 14 September, 2001, 12:02 GMT 13:02 UK
In pictures: A world in mourning
In Europe, millions honour a three-minute silence in memory of the victims of the attacks on the US. Many other countries hold ceremonies to honour the thousands of victims.

EU leaders
European Union leaders stand in silence in Brussels

Eiffel Tower
In France, Paris comes to a standstill

US embassy
Crowds fall silent at the US embassy in London

Muslims in Islamabad
In Pakistan, Muslims kneel in prayer

Berlin
Flags fly at half-mast in Berlin

Chelsea pensioners in London
War veterans come together to show their respects

South Korean schoolchildren and soldiers
America's pain is felt in South Korea

Young girl lights a candle
In the US, children share in the nationwide mourning

Fire academy
Firefighters remember colleagues killed in the tragedy

Girls comfort each other
For many, the trauma is too much to bear

See also:

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Q&A: Striking back
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