This is one of a handful of pivotal moments in my life, even though I wasn't there and didn't know a single soul. I wept over this photo for months, and it haunts me still, because she looked so much like my own child. I completely identified with the possibility this represented to me on a deeply personal level, and I'm still not really sure why.
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1995 Oklahoma bombing was Perpetrated by Timothy McVeigh, Terry Nichols, Michael and Lori Fortier. The motive was due to FBI's participation in the waco seige and Ruby Ridge incidents. The terrorist attack was the biggest attack on American soil prior to September 11th terrorist attack, killing 168 people and leaving over 600 injured.
June 25, 1996 Khobar Tower Bombing. A rigged truck adjacent to Building #131 in the housing complex was said to have exploded, and the eight-story building housed United States Air Force personnel from the 4404th Wing (Provisional), 19 U.S. servicemen and one Saudi were killed and 372 of many nationalities were wounded. Although Al-Qaeda has been described by some sources as the likely culprit
April 19, 1995: Timothy McVeigh sets off a massive fertilizer bomb in front of the Alfred P. Murrah Federal Building in Oklahoma City, OK. 168 people were killed, including 19 children who were at the day-care inside the building at the time, making it the largest act of domestic terrorism in US history.
I was there & I remember the Oklahoma City bombing, April 1995. Oklahoma City bombing was a terrorist bomb attack on the Alfred P. Murrah Federal Building in downtown Oklahoma City on April 19, 1995. It would remain the most destructive act of terrorism on American soil until the September 11, 2001 attacks