The morning of Tuesday September 11, 2011 is one of the biggest tradgies of all time. On this specific day four airlines were hijacked by an Islamic group that goes by the name al-Qaeda. The attacks took the lives of 2,996 innocent people, injured nearly 6,000 people, and caused at least $10 billion in infracture and property damage. These attacks, also known as the 9/11 attacks, will forever be remebered as one of the most horrific days for so many people around this world.
The Vietnamese casualties in this attack and other things they did in Saigon were way over 1,100 men. When they were aided however, they gained control of large areas in the city. The fighting only lasted almost a week. Certain sections of the city were in ruins because of the United Sates airstrikes and their weapons. General Giap's plan was sectioned into three very specific phases.
Private James G. Burnett said “I have known as many as twenty-two of them to die in one night of pneumonia due to ill treatment, cold and exposure.” The Americans killed many during the moving of the Indians. They killed at least twenty-two a night out of two months. That is about 154 people in just those two months. According to “10 things you didn’t know about the Mexican American war”, “The Mexican casualties were also high, with most historians estimating as many as 25,000 dead troops and civilians.”
On that day, the Turkish government had arrested and executed several hundred Armenian intellectuals. After that, thousands of ordinary Armenians were turned out of their homes and forced on death marches through the Mesopotamian desert without food or water (Source A). They were also frequently stripped naked to walk under the burning desert sun until they dropped dead, and if they stopped for even a second to rest, they were shot. (It is believed that up to 450 000 Armenians perished along the Euphrates River and the remains of them are so prevalent in that area that all you need to do is scratch the sand along the river banks and you will find human
The confederacy, led by Robert E. Lee, suffered more of a loss even though they had less casualties then the union, having 10,320. Oh those casualties, 1,550 died, 7,750 injured and 1,020 missing. just from 6 to 10 am, over 8,000 confederate soldiers had died. (education-portal.com) The north won and it was the bloodiest single day in American history.
By the end of the war, there were some 50,000 up to 100,000 survivors that were living in occupied Europe. Auschwitz was the camp that happened to occur the most death out of all the other camps. Thousands of Nazis commited suicide during 1945, as they were taught. After the removal of Adolf Hitler, within’ a year, the population of survivors grew up to over 200,000 survivors. During the holocaust, Adolf hitler murdered millions of people.
According to World Without Genocide, “over 480,000 people have been killed, and over 2.8 million people are displaced. ”(1) These statistics show that not only have many people gotten killed but the genocide has caused 2.8 million people to abandon their home. The conflict in Darfur is clearly a genocide because it falls under the definition of genocide which includes killing or targeting a specific group of people because of racial or social difference. A quote from Human Rights Watch states how women have to face the genocide every day, “at least 221 women and girls were raped in Tabit over 36 hours…” (1) 221 women in 36 hours means about 6 women were raped an hour.
Katrina was responsible for one thousand eight hundred and thirty-three deaths. It left over a million houses without power and demolished nearly two hundred seventy-five thousand homes. Harvey was accountable for thirty-nine deaths so far and prepared for numbers to rise. Nearly three hundred thousand people have reported loss of power and approximately ten of thousands of homes were damaged due to this storm. Both Hurricane Harvey and Hurricane Katrina cost over a billion dollars in damages.
On both sides bombings and strikes were made on centers of production, transportation routes, and other facilities causing a great deal of harm to the civilian population. By the end of the war over 50,000,000 civilians had become casualties of war. The destruction
Osama bin Laden and Al Queda performed 62 attacks between 1962 and 2005. The first attack was on December 29, 1962 and while only two tourists were killed, it was the beginning of a lifetime of terror. Their last attack was on August 19, 2005, when two rockets were fired into an Israeli port killing one man. Over the course of the attacks, approximately 10,000 innocent men, women, and children were killed.
About 80% of the casualties of the war were Allied, breaking down in 25% Allied military and 58% Allied civilians. However, the majority of these casualties occurred on the eastern front. The Soviet Union suffered disproportionally during the fighting, losing about twenty million civilians and about nine million soldiers. Even after the war the impact of this significant loss of servicemen was felt, leaving only six men for every ten women, thus stunting the populations ability to bear and replace those who were lost. Poland was also subject to the horrors of the eastern front and was left with about six million dead, including about three million Jews.
All of the Settlers abandoned the Falling Creek Ironworks, Henricus, and the Smith’s Hundred. Accounts say that the attack took place on a good friday, it’s incorrect. Zero of the contemporary accounts at all have mentioned a good friday not ever not even once, but they have said on a friday morning the twenty second of march sixteen twenty two,it really was on a friday that wasn’t a lie but the good friday of that year fell on april 19 about almost a month after the surprise attack on
Throughout 1967, their unit experienced a great deal of action; and many of their Soldiers were wounded and many gave the ultimate sacrificeor killed in action. On one day alone - 19 June 1967, in a fierce battle with a large Viet Cong force, they lost 47 men and many more were wounded including himJRB; the. The enemy lost 250 fighters. By September 1967, his original platoon of 35 Soldiers had been whittled down to 13 men; . Ssome were transferred but most had been wounded or killed in action.