ANDREI KRUSHINSKY: AMERICAN TRAGEDY ECHOES IN CHINA
The Chinese basically sympathize with the Americans and condemn terrorism but not very emotional, without any “moments of silence”. The mood in China can be characterized as business-like: the people ask themselves this question: how the terror attack in the States may influence on the economic and political life in China
SERGEI BORISOV: BATTLEFIELD – AMERICA
The USA are at war with terrorism. US retribution act is probably to be hard. Many American citizens after recovering from the first shock are demanding revenge. In Florida people buy flags, guns and cartridges. Selling guns roused by many times.
SERGEI SNEGOV: WHERE IS THE DEMOCRACY GONE?
With all respect to the feelings of the American people: sometimes the materials and reports of mass media are really shocking. Some shouts of the Americans on the net are just disgusting
BRIAN BELL: I AM TRULY HUMBLED BY YOUR GREAT COUNTRY'S SUPPORT FOR THE U.S. IN THIS HOUR OF OUR NEED. THANK YOU, RUSSIA
I've never written a letter to the editor of any publication before, and if someone had told me 15 years ago during the "Cold War" that it would be to Pravda, I would have laughed. Following what happened Tuesday, Sept. 11, I find myself compelled to write to someone in Russia who can read English and who would be able, maybe, to share my thoughts with other Russian people.
CONGRESSMAN RON PAUL: WE AMERICANS MUST REMEMBER OUR RESPONSIBILITIES
Tuesday, millions of Americans awakened to find the nation at war, attacked by barbarians who targeted innocent civilians. This senseless slaughter of human life was reprehensible, and must be denounced by all civilized peoples. For the moment, we can only share our grief and our condolences with those who lost family and friends.
OUR CORRESPONDENT DREW CURTIS REPORTS FROM USA
Among many versions of supposed organizers and performers of the terror act in the USA there is in particular a so-called Algerian version which was expressed by a terrorist expert from ABC.
RYAN MCMAKEN: THE UNENDING WAR COMES HOME TO AMERICA
So it begins. We now have a choice between two options. We can escalate the current low intensity war that the United States is waging against nations of the world from Columbia to Iraq. Or, we can pause and re-examine our current imperial adventures around the world and recognize that terrorism against the United States is the natural consequence of trying to tell the rest of the world how to live.
HARRY BROWNE: WHEN WILL WE AMERICANS LEARN?
The terrorist attacks against America comprise a horrible tragedy. But they shouldn't be a surprise.
TO THE DEVELOPMENTS IN U.S.A.: IN CAPTIVITY OF SOAP OPERAS AND HITS
Human mind will never accept the reality of what has happened in the USA. Ram attacks on skyscrapers, the Pentagon… This seems to be just a continuation of another blockbuster, kind of “Armageddon” of the “Independence Day.” You may have already seen the World Trade Centre being bombarded by meteorite, shot by space aliens.
RESCUE WORKS GO ON. THERE ARE FEW CHANCES TO FIND SURVIVORS
The rescue teams continue their hard work in New York, trying to find any of those people who survived in the debris of the World Trade Center. The rescuers say there are very few chances to find anyone alive. Specialists doubt if anyone could stay alive under the ruins for 2 days
TO HELP PEOPLE FIND OUT ABOUT THEIR LOVED
To help people find out about their loved ones, there is
a list of survivors available on-line. False entries are edited out as fast as possible. This is a list of people who SURVIVED. The list is updated every 15 minutes and it is alphabetically SORTED by last name.
OUR READER FROM NEW YORK: I FEEL GREAT HOPE FOR THE FUTURE IN KNOWING THAT WE WILL NEVER FORGET TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 11TH, IN THE YEAR OF OUR LORD TWO-THOUSAND AND ONE
I feel at this moment that I could leave my home and go anywhere and up to anyone at all in my country, or any other country in the Free World for that matter, and no matter who or what that person may be.... rich, poor, young, old, man, woman, black, white, oriental, whatever.... and join them in saying "We Shall Get Through This Great Tragedy And We Shall Become Stronger Because Of It.... My Friend.... We Shall Stand Together"
GZHEL AIRCRAFT CRASHES NEAR MOSCOW. IT TOOK OFF DESPITE BAN
One pilot has died and the second has been wounded following a crash of the Gzhel test aircraft. The plane crashed yesterday 8km away from the Ramenskoye airport near Moscow, police say.
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RUSSIA WILL OBSERVE A MINUTE'S SILENCE TO PAY LAST RESPECT TO THE VICTIMS OF THE TERRORIST ACTS IN THE USA
All of Russia today will observe a minute's silence, revering the memory of the victims of the terrorist acts in the United States. By the decree of President Vladimir Putin a minute's silence will be announced at noon, Moscow time.
TOBIN TAX DOES NOT CONVINCE…TOBIN
The 1981 Nobel Economics Prize-winner, James Tobin, speaks about his plan to raise a 0.5% tax on currency deals to make money available for Third World projects. Today he does not seem convinced by his own invention.
THE PEOPLE’S NEWSROOM, DEVOTED TO THE AMERICAN TRAGEDY, HAS OPENED ON OUR PARTNER’S SITE FARK.COM
From the moment the blasts started in the USA, all the information appearing on the Internet is being published
here by farkers. As always, you can discuss the latest developments in the USA on the Discussions column of PRAVDA.Ru.
THOSE WHO CAN GAIN PROFIT FROM THE AMERICAN TRAGEDY ARE KNOWN
The American President held a session of the national security council today in the White House. Defense Minister Doland Rumsfeld, Secretary of State Colin Powell, President’s adviser for national defense issues Condoleezza Rice, CIA director George Tenet and other top officials of the American administration were present at the session
SENSATION: RUSSIA ALSO BECAME AN OBJECT FOR AIR TERRORISTS’ ATTACKS
“Generally it is impossible to carry out an act of terror on the scenario which was used in the USA yesterday”. This was said by the commander-in-chief of the Russian Navy, Anatoli Kornukov. “We had such facts too”
OSAMA BIN LADEN. ONE OF THE SUSPECTED OF TERROTIST ACTS?
Terrorist groups of the whole world joined in the play with title “That are just we!”. Because of wish to be regarded as organizers of terrorist acts in the USA, a Japan “Red Army” quarrelled with Islamite group “Lashkar-e-Taiba”.
RUSSIAN POLITICIANS ASTOUNDED WITH TERROR IN USA
Tremendously awful acts of terrorism in the USA became the central news subject for the Russian political life. The majority of the Russian politicians expressed their opinion regarding the most horrible events in the US ever
JUSTIN RAIMONDO: TERROR AT HOME - THE PRICE OF HEGEMONY
The World Trade Center – monument of the New York business community, towering over downtown Manhattan like twin silver phalli pointed at heaven – is but a pile of smoldering rubble.
SILENCE MINUTE IN MEMORY OF TERRORIST ACTS’ VICTIMS IN USA DECLARED TOMORROW AT NOON IN RUSSIA. EDICT ABOUT IT SIGNED BY VLADIMIR PUTIN
On Thursday, a silence minute will be declared in Russia in memory of the terrorist acts’ victims in the USA as a sign of solidarity with American nation, Vladimir Putin declared while meeting in Kremlin with prime-minister Mikhail Kasyanov and Central Bank’s head Viktor Geraschenko.
ANATOLI BARANOV: AMERICAN TRAGEDY. WHO NEEDED IT?
America is defenseless – this is the conclusion to come to according to the plan of those who organized a series of acts of terrorism in the United States – the American tragedy, like it is already called
US SPECIAL SERVICES' IDEAS BECOMING ENTANGLED MORE AND MORE. VERSIONS ABOUT ARAFAT AND BIN LADEN’S GUILTY PASSED, NOW SADDAM’S TURN
To the end of this day US, special services seem not to manage to come upon the tracks of criminals guilty of the unprecedented tragedy in the USA.
“WE ARE WAGING WAR THOUGH WE DO NOT KNOW YET WHO IS OUR ENEMY”, US SENATOR SAYS. REVENGE FEELING TAKES FIRST PLACE IN US ELITE
The Senate War Committee’s member James Inhouf (Oklahoma) supposes that in contrast to previous terrorist acts which were ended just with a court examination, this time a blow of the same power must be an answer.
AHMAD SHAH MASUD’S ADHERENTS DECLARED THEMSELVES RESPONSIBLE FOR MISSILE SHELLING KABUL. NOTHING SAID ABOUT FROM WHERE THEY HAVE CRUISE MISSILES
Without referring to any information sources, CNN reported that the Northern Alliance was guilty in Kabul explosions.
YUGOSLAVIA’S REACTION TO RECENT EVENTS IN USA CHARACTERIZED HERE AS “UNPRECEDENTED TERRORISM”
A meeting between Yugoslav president Vojislav Kostunica and political leadership connected with acts of terrorism in the USA has been carried out today.
EXPLOSIONS IN KABUL. US BLOW IN RETURN
According to TV company CNN reporting from Kabul, several powerful explosions have resounded in Afghan capital, RIA ‘Novosti’ correspondent reports.
RICHARD WAGENAAR: DUTCH REACT SHAKEN AT TERRORIST ATTACKS IN THE US
The terrorist attacks on the World Trade Centre and on the Pentagon in the US have had great consequences for life in the Netherlands. Not only did the public life come to a standstill with people following events in the US also fear and security measures have been taken.