In the tense aftermath immediately following the 9/11 attacks on the New York World Trade Center and the Pentagon in Washington, D.C., the Honorable Minister Louis Farrakhan and the Nation of Islam held this major press conference to address the events.
It was the first national statement by a Muslim leader following the attacks and was attended by major national and international media organizations. At the conclusion of his statement Minister Farrakhan took questions from the press.
September 16, 2001
Mosque Maryam – Chicago, IL