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President Barack Obama stands with members of the NYPD at the First Precinct. (May 5, 2011)

Obama visits Ground Zero

Four days after announcing the death of Osama bin Laden, President Obama flew to New York to visit Ground Zero and the families of 9/11 victims.

President Barack Obama talks with Victoria Giordano at
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President Barack Obama talks with Victoria Giordano at the World Trade Center site. (May 5, 2011)

President Barack Obama speaks to members of the
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President Barack Obama speaks to members of the NYPD at the First Precinct. (May 5, 2011)

President Barack Obama waves as he leaves JFK
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President Barack Obama waves as he leaves JFK Airport. (May 5, 2011)

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President Barack Obama stands with members of the
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President Barack Obama stands with members of the NYPD at the First Precinct. (May 5, 2011)

President Obama speaks to police officers at Manhattan's
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President Obama speaks to police officers at Manhattan's First Precinct. (May 5, 2011)

President Obama greets guests after arriving at JFK
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President Obama greets guests after arriving at JFK Airport in New York. (May 5, 2011)

President Obama and NYPD officer Stephanie Moses bow
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President Obama and NYPD officer Stephanie Moses bow their heads during a wreath laying ceremony at Ground Zero. (May 5, 2011)

President Obama and New York Fire Department officer
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President Obama and New York Fire Department officer Joseph Lapointe carry a wreath, joined by New York Police Department officer Stephanie Moses, during a wreath-laying ceremony at Ground Zero. (May 5, 2011)

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President Obama smiles with police officers during a
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President Obama smiles with police officers during a wreath laying ceremony at Ground Zero. (May 5, 2011)

New York Police Department officer Stephanie Moses, President
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New York Police Department officer Stephanie Moses, President Obama, New York Fire Department firefighter Joseph Lapointe and Port Authority Police Department officer John Adorno bow their heads during a moment of silence during a wreath-laying ceremony at Ground Zero. (May 5, 2011)

President Obama and New York Fire Department officer
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President Obama and New York Fire Department officer Joseph Lapointe carry a wreath, joined by New York Police Department officer Stephanie Moses, during a wreath-laying ceremony at Ground Zero. (May 5, 2011)

The Death of Osama bin Laden. President Obama
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The Death of Osama bin Laden. President Obama lays a wreath in honor of 9/11 victims four days after U.S. forces found and killed 9/11 mastermind Osama bin Laden. (May 5, 2011)

A crowd lining Barclay Street in lower Manhattan
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A crowd lining Barclay Street in lower Manhattan cheers as President Obama's motorcade passes by after the wreath-laying ceremony at Ground Zero. (May 5, 2011)

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President Obama bows his head during a moment
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President Obama bows his head during a moment of silence during a wreath-laying ceremony at Ground Zero. (May 5, 2011)

President Obama shakes hands with a New York
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President Obama shakes hands with a New York Police Department officer as police and firefighters look on during a wreath-laying ceremony at Ground Zero. (May 5, 2011.)

President Barack Obama arrives to lay a wreath
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President Barack Obama arrives to lay a wreath at the National Sept. 11 Memorial at Ground Zero. (May 5, 2011)

President Barack Obama prepares to lay a wreath
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President Barack Obama prepares to lay a wreath at the National Sept. 11 Memorial at Ground Zero in New York. (May 5, 2011)

President Barack Obama pauses after laying a wreath
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President Barack Obama pauses after laying a wreath at the National Sept. 11 Memorial at Ground Zero. (May 5, 2011)

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Police and onlookers near Ground Zero await the
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Police and onlookers near Ground Zero await the arrival of President Barack Obama.

President Obama meets with firefighters and first responders
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President Obama meets with firefighters and first responders at Engine 54, Ladder 4, Battalion 9 before visiting the National Sept. 11 Memorial at Ground Zero. (May 5, 2011)

President Obama is applauded as he meets with
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President Obama is applauded as he meets with firefighters and first responders at Engine 54, Ladder 4, Battalion 9 before visiting the National Sept. 11 Memorial at Ground Zero. (May 5, 2011)

NEW YORK, NY - MAY 5: (AFP-OUT) President
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NEW YORK, NY - MAY 5: (AFP-OUT) President Barack Obama is followed by former New York City mayor Rudy Giuliani (L) as he greets members of the New York City Fire Department at the Engine 54 firehouse on May 5, 2011 in New York City. The engine 54 firehouse lost 15 men during the attack on 9/11. President Obama will lay a wreath during a ceremony at the World Trade Center site later in the day. (Photo by John Angelillo-Pool/Getty Images)

President Barack Obama speaks to firefighters and first
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President Barack Obama speaks to firefighters and first responders at Engine 54, Ladder 4, Battalion 9 before visiting the National Sept. 11 Memorial at Ground Zero. (May 5, 2011.)

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President Barack Obama waves as he steps off
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President Barack Obama waves as he steps off Air Force One at JFK Airport. (May 5, 2011)

President Obama is greeted after stepping off Air
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President Obama is greeted after stepping off Air Force One at JFK Airport. (May 5, 2011)

New York City police officers stand guard outside
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New York City police officers stand guard outside Ground Zero. (May 5, 2011)

President Barack Obama steps off Air Force One
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President Barack Obama steps off Air Force One at JFK Airport. (May 5, 2011)

A flower with a thank you note to
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A flower with a thank you note to the U.S. military hangs on the fence across the street from Ground Zero. (May 5, 2011)

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At left, Raymond Forrester, 10, of Methuen, Mass.,
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At left, Raymond Forrester, 10, of Methuen, Mass., and his cousin Cliff Cleggsilva, 9, of Lawrence, Mass., look at a flag that honors 9/11 victims in New York. (May 5, 2011)

Security personnel keep watch over commuters in a
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Security personnel keep watch over commuters in a PATH station underneath Ground Zero in New York. (May 5,2011)

An aerial view of Ground Zero is seen
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An aerial view of Ground Zero is seen from the north side of the site the day of President Barack Obama's visit. (May 5, 2011)

President Obama waves from Marine One on the
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President Obama waves from Marine One on the South Lawn of the White House. (May 5, 2011)

President Obama salutes as he boards Air Force
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President Obama salutes as he boards Air Force One at Andrews Air Force Base, Md. (May 5, 2011)

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President Barack Obama boards Air Force One at
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President Barack Obama boards Air Force One at Andrews Air Force Base, Md. (May 5, 2011)

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