Where is The World Trade Center located?
The World Trade Center was located in New York City, New York in North America. However, they were demolished in 2001 due to the catastrophic 9/11 attacks.
The World Trade Center consisted of seven buildings: the Twin Towers, and five smaller buildings. The address of each building was 1 World Trade Center (the North Tower), 2 World Trade Center (the South Tower), up to 7 World Trade Center. The World Trade Center complex was bordered by West Street to the west, Vesey Street to the north, Church Street to the east, and Liberty Street to the south.
Currently the Willis Tower (formerly Sears Tower) in Chicago is the tallest building in the US at 1,451 feet. One World Trade Center is under construction in New York City on the site of the former World Trade Center. One World Trade Center will become the tallest building in the US at 1,776 feet. It is scheduled for completion in 2013.
Casualties after 11 September 2001, World Trade Center (US) incidents is said to be 2,974, by CBS news in 2006. Earlier reports from CNN in 2003, gives 2,752 deaths (excluding the hijackers). A possible name-list of known casualtuies could be found at http://www.sacred-texts.com/ame/911/wtc.htm. For information on earlier bombings or other death incidents at World Trade Center go look somewhere else. Also note that World Trade Center is an international brand, used even outside US.
Osama Bin Laden had a deep hatred for the west. He believed the United States was at war with Muslims, and he opposed American foreign policy. Bin Laden saw the World Trade Center as a symbol of American capitalism and imperialism, and believed that if he destroyed it, this would make an important statement and inspire other jihadists. They hit the World Trade Center Towers because Osama Bin Laden was angry with the US, so…