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‘I can hear you! The rest of the world hears you’: George W. Bush’s bullhorn speech

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NEW YORK - Just days after the horrific attack on Sept. 11, 2001 that destroyed the World Trade Center towers and killed nearly 3,000 people, U.S.

President George W. Bush visited Ground Zero, standing with rescue workers, firefighters and police officers atop smoldering rubble of the fallen twin towers, giving a speech that went down in the history books.RELATED: Never forget: A timeline of the events of September 11, 2001On Sept.

14, 2001, the then-president gave his "bullhorn address" standing next to retired firefighter Bob Beckwith. Bush called out to the the first responders surrounded by wreckage as they mourned the loss of the thousands that perished just days before.  "I want you all to know that America today, America today is on.

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