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JUST BEFORE 2:00 PM Irish time on September 11, 2001, the first images of clouds of smoke from one of New York’s twin towers appeared on US national news channels.

The terrorist attack, which killed 2,753 people, resulted During the day to international news broadcasts and was the cover story in newspapers around the world.

Today marks the 20th anniversary of the attack on the World Trade Center – here’s a look at how the media reported it to the world have.

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“A Declaration of War”: How the world’s media reported the 2001 attacks on the Twin Towers