World pauses for 9/11

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Members of the Seattle Sounders FC and Real Salt Lake observe a moment of silence in remembrance of 9/11 at Century Link Field in Seattle, Washington.

Members of the Seattle Sounders FC and Real Salt Lake observe a moment of silence in remembrance of 9/11 at Century Link Field in Seattle, Washington.

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A member of the New York Fire Department EMS services holds roses during a ceremony honoring six firefighters from Engine 235, known as the Monroe 6, who died in the September 11 terror attacks.

A member of the New York Fire Department EMS services holds roses during a ceremony honoring six firefighters from Engine 235, known as the Monroe 6, who died in the September 11 terror attacks.

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US rugby team players pray during a memorial service to commemorate the victims of the 9/11 terrorist attacks on the 10th anniversary of the attacks at St Andrew's Presbyterian Church in New Plymouth, New Zealand.

US rugby team players pray during a memorial service to commemorate the victims of the 9/11 terrorist attacks on the 10th anniversary of the attacks at St Andrew's Presbyterian Church in New Plymouth, New Zealand.

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A detail of a stencile on the court commemorating the 10 year anniversary of the 9/11 terror attacks during a US Open semifinal match in New York.

A detail of a stencile on the court commemorating the 10 year anniversary of the 9/11 terror attacks during a US Open semifinal match in New York.

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US Army soldiers stand with their heads bowed to commemorate the 10th anniversary of the September 11 attacks on New York and Washington, at a ceremony at Jalalabad army base in Afghanistan.

US Army soldiers stand with their heads bowed to commemorate the 10th anniversary of the September 11 attacks on New York and Washington, at a ceremony at Jalalabad army base in Afghanistan.

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Louisiana State University players run out on to the field waving the US flag in remembrance of the 10-year anniversary of 9/11 before their NCAA football game against Northwestern State in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.

Louisiana State University players run out on to the field waving the US flag in remembrance of the 10-year anniversary of 9/11 before their NCAA football game against Northwestern State in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.

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US Ambassador John Roos carries flowers to place the wreath at a makeshift altar during a memorial service to mark the 10th anniversary of the 9/11 terrorist attacks on the United States, at the Mizuho Financial Group Inc. headquarters in Tokyo.

US Ambassador John Roos carries flowers to place the wreath at a makeshift altar during a memorial service to mark the 10th anniversary of the 9/11 terrorist attacks on the United States, at the Mizuho Financial Group Inc. headquarters in Tokyo.

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Carlos Mendes of the New York Red Bulls wears a 9/11 Memorial armband during the game against Vancouver Whitecaps FC at Red Bull Arena in Harrison, New Jersey.

Carlos Mendes of the New York Red Bulls wears a 9/11 Memorial armband during the game against Vancouver Whitecaps FC at Red Bull Arena in Harrison, New Jersey.

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US Marines attend a memorial service to commemorate the victims of the 9/11 terrorist attacks on the 10th anniversary of the attacks at St Andrew's Presbyterian Church in New Plymouth, New Zealand.

US Marines attend a memorial service to commemorate the victims of the 9/11 terrorist attacks on the 10th anniversary of the attacks at St Andrew's Presbyterian Church in New Plymouth, New Zealand.

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Chicago Sky's Sylvia Fowles (L) Erin Thorn and Epiphanny Prince (R) stand for a moment of silence in observance of the 10th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks before a WNBA basketball game against the Los Angeles Sparks in Los Angeles.

Chicago Sky's Sylvia Fowles (L) Erin Thorn and Epiphanny Prince (R) stand for a moment of silence in observance of the 10th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks before a WNBA basketball game against the Los Angeles Sparks in Los Angeles.

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US President Barack Obama (R) First Lady Michelle Obama, former President George W Bush and former First Lady Laura Bush (L) at the memorial wall on the North Tower reflecting pool of the World Trade Center in New York.

US President Barack Obama (R) First Lady Michelle Obama, former President George W Bush and former First Lady Laura Bush (L) at the memorial wall on the North Tower reflecting pool of the World Trade Center in New York.

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