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The day after the September 11, 2001, terrorist attacks in New York, newspapers captured the shock and horror.New York Post

  • Sunday is the 21st anniversary of the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001.

  • The next day, newspapers around the world captured the sadness, shock and horror felt by people.

  • We’ve compiled international cover pages to show what people woke up to on September 12, 2001.

The terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001 happened on Sunday 21 years ago.

For many people, the attacks were the biggest news of their lives. Almost everyone who lived through it remembers where they were when they heard about the attacks.

Many people who remember that day also remember the next morning when newspapers around the world captured the horror, shock and sadness that people felt.

The Newseum, a Washington, DC museum that chronicles the history of the media, has archived more than 100 newspapers from September 12, 2001, the day after the attacks. The front pages of these newspapers, bearing titles like “ACT OF WAR” and “AMERICA’S DARKEST DAY”, underscore the impact of the attacks on the American psyche.

This is what the newspapers looked like on September 12, 2001.

The New York Times

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New York Times

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New York Post

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New York Post

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New York Daily News

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New York Daily News

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The Washington Post

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Washington Post

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USA today

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USA today

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The Atlanta Constitution

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Atlanta Constitution

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The Los Angeles Times

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Los Angeles Times

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Detroit Free Press

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Detroit Free Press

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The San Francisco Examiner

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San Francisco Examiner

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Chicago Grandstand

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Chicago Grandstand

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press day

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News

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People

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People

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Seattle Post Intelligence

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Seattle Post Intelligence

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The Globe and Mail of Canada

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Globe and Mail

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The Daily Telegraph of London

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The Daily Telegraph

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The Times of London

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The temperature

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Melbourne Herald Sun

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