New York. The horrific attack on America on September 11, 2001 (9/11 Terror Attack) is about to complete 20 years. Two more victims have been identified 20 years after the 9/11 attacks. Both of these victims are related to the attacks on the World Trade Center in New York.
Dorothy Morgan of Hampstead, New York was the 1646th victim of the attack and her identity has been identified by DNA analysis. It was collected from the site of the World Trade Center. 2,753 people were killed in the attacks on the Twitter Tower. At the same time, the second victim who has been identified by American agencies is the 1647th victim.
Their names have not been made public, as the family had requested not to do so. Morgan and the other victim have been identified by the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner of New York City. Both of these have been identified due to new forensic technology and advanced DNA sciences.
Dr. Barbara A. Sampson, who is the Chief Medical Examiner of New York, has given more information about this. He said, ’20 years ago we made a promise to the victims of the World Trade Center that no matter how much time it takes, the identity of the people dear and closest to those who have participated in the attacks will always be recognized. Lost life. Today with two new identities it has been proved that how much we are committed to fulfill that sacred promise of ours.
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1110 people yet to be identified
Morgan has been identified by testing the remaining DNA which was recovered in the year 2001. At the same time, the identity of the second deceased male has been found from the DNA samples found in the years 2001, 2002 and 2006. This is the first time in two years that the victims have been identified. There are 1110 victims who are yet to be identified. This figure is 40 percent of the total people killed in the attack 20 years ago. That is, till now 40 percent of the dead have not been identified.
Body parts have been kept for examination for 20 years
It has been told by the New York Times that 22,000 body parts are being tested and re-tested by forensic scientists. These body parts were found on the site of the World Trade Center. There are many tests that are being carried out with the help of an ant-sized part of a bone. According to the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner of New York City, the attacks on the World Trade Center are still the largest and most complex forensic investigation in the world and American history.
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Sampson has said that no matter how many years have elapsed since the September 11, 2001 attack, we will never forget it and will use every means to help those who have passed away. To be reunited with his family. (agency input)
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