Ceremony honors first responders lost in years since 9/11
The foundation holds an annual 5K run and walk that retraces Stephen Siller's footsteps. The event, which raises money for wounded veterans and families of fallen first responders, was canceled last year due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Death and suffering in Iraq a painful legacy of 9/11 attacks
After decades of conflict, Iraq today has a relatively stable government, and the car bombings, suicide attacks and death squads have subsided. But the economy is in tatters, its infrastructure is crumbling and corruption is rampant. The government, with its fractious politics, is unable to control the dozens of powerful Iran-backed militias that wield enormous control.