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U.S. Customs and Border Protection Timeline: Attack on America - September 11, 2001

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September 8, 2016

Each tragic event in American history has a point where the story begins. For U.S. Customs and Border Protection, that point is positioned in the summer of 1966, with the ground breaking for the New York World Trade Center in Lower Manhattan. This mammoth enterprise will come to shelter the U.S. Customhouse and the offices of the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey – the crucial elements supporting the mighty port of New York and international trade.

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September 8, 2016