The Post 911 Islamic War

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The Post 911 Islamic War

  1. 1. The Post 911 Islamic War Ronnie Sanchez
  2. 2. 911 <ul><li>The hijackers crashed the first two planes into the Twin Towers of the World Trade Center in New York City, killing everyone on board and many others working in the buildings. Sadly both buildings collapsed within two hours. </li></ul>
  3. 3. September 11, 2001 <ul><li>A day that no one will forget. </li></ul><ul><li>Everyone remembers the tragedy. </li></ul><ul><li>The September 11 attacks were a series of coordinated suicide attacks by al-Qaeda upon the United States on September 11, 2001. 19 Islamist terrorists affiliated with al-Qaeda hijacked four commercial passenger jet airliners. Excluding the 19 hijackers, 2,974 people died in the attacks </li></ul>
  4. 4. The hijackers crashed a third airliner into the Pentagon.
  5. 5. Planes dropping out of the sky. <ul><li>The fourth plane to crash on september 11, 2001, crashed into a field near Shanksville in Somerset County, Pennsylvania, after some of its passengers and flight crew attempted to regain control of the plane, which the hijackers had redirected toward Washington, D.C. </li></ul><ul><li>Thankfully the plane never met its target </li></ul><ul><li>Though unfrotunetly the plane did take the lives of many US. Citizens that day. </li></ul>
  6. 6. <ul><li>The United States responded to the attacks by launching a &quot;War on Terrorism&quot;, invading Afghanistan to depose the Taliban, who had harbored al-Qaeda terrorists, and enacting the USA PATRIOT Act. </li></ul>
  7. 7. <ul><li>The plan in the Muslim World is to promote Sunni, Shiite, Arab and non-Arab Divides. The majority of the world’s Muslims are Sunni, but the minority Muslim population, are Shi’ites….. </li></ul><ul><li>Images (top to bottom) </li></ul><ul><li>Pakistani Shi’ite Muslims </li></ul><ul><li>Sunni Muslims </li></ul>
  8. 8. The main thing that they are looking for is freedom.
  9. 9. Schools <ul><li>They are in need of better schooling systems as well. </li></ul><ul><li>They can no longer afford to have two different schools for boys and girls. So now divide the room in half. </li></ul>
  10. 10. “ Arabs constitute only about 20 percent of the world’s Muslims, yet interpretations of Islam, political and otherwise, are often filtered through an Arab lens.
  11. 11. The election <ul><li>This past election has will make a huge impact on how things go for the war…Will we stay with it, or we leave them in the dust? </li></ul>

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