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The 9/11 attacks were a series of four coordinated terrorist attacks on World Trade Centre by the Islamic terrorist group Al-Qaeda on the US on Tuesday morning, September 11, 2001. Four passenger planes departed from airports on the US East Coast for CA. It was marked as one of the darkest moment in the history of USA shocking the entire nation. Being one of the major terrorist attacks in the history, President George Bush was questioned about his capabilities. George Bush’s presidency has drawn a lot of flak.

The dark side of George Bush’s term during the attack is depicted for the first time by these unimaginable historical shots. Have a look:

World Trade Centre Under Attack

World Trade Centre Under Attack
The brutal attack on the twin towers left the country in tears and solemn moments. Around 19 hijackers out of which 5 turned up alive after 9/11 flew commercial plans into the twin towers. Extensive damage was caused from the impacts of planes and resulting fires causes the towers to collapse at free fall speed. It killed over a million innocent civilians in the attack and drained the US treasury of trillions of dollars. Presidential Library and Museum

Scene Inside White House

Scene Inside White House
A lot of criticism and humiliation was given to the initial reactions of the former president by the people after being featured on ‘Fahrenheit 9/11’, a documentary based on 9/11 attacks by Michael Moore.

Heart-Wrenching Moments Captured During 9/11 Attack Of George Bush And White House Chief Of Staff An

Heart-Wrenching Moments Captured During 9/11 Attack Of George Bush And White House Chief Of Staff An
At the time of this devastating incident, Bush was seen inside the House. These emotional photos were provided by the president's personal photographer, Eric Draper, who captured Bush’s emotional reactions where he is looking tensed before the time he had to address the nation.

Something different seen in this photo of george bush and his senior adviser karl rove at barksdale

Something different seen in this photo of george bush and his senior adviser karl rove at barksdale
As the whole country was facing the biggest terrorist attack, these photos taken by photographer Eric, on that day of incident has remarkably shown the other side of the Bush which the world could not see that day.

Public saw Bush watching to prepare

Public saw Bush watching to prepare
President Bush was seen preparing the coverage of the attacks from the Oval Office to address the nation for this day’s atrocities seen across the world.

Image Taken Inside The White House By Eric Draper

Image Taken Inside The White House By Eric Draper
While giving an interview in 2015, Eric Draper remarked that capturing story was tough. "I had to focus to be at the right time and in the right place and had to leave behind the emotions to capture the story." - he said. Also, the teleprompter read while the president was addressing to the nation, "Our way of life, our very freedom came under attack”.

Massive Destruction Of 9/11

Massive Destruction Of 9/11
The building collapsed due to the intense heat from the jet. The fuel fires caused the steel to weaken to the extent that the top floors collapsed onto lower floors. All the buildings were completely destroyed.

White House’s Position During The Attack

White House’s Position During The Attack
According to Eric, everyone performed their job well that day. He knew his job was to bestow crystal clear pictures of what was in front of him inside the White House.

Bush’s Wife Consoling George Bush

Bush’s Wife Consoling George Bush
In 2011, Bush himself remarked this event as one of the personifying moment during the tenure of his presidency.

Bush addressing the media and the public

Bush addressing the media and the public
Bush acknowledging the audience, "I went from being a president who primarily focused on domestic issues to a wartime president - something I never anticipated nor I ever wanted to be."