U.S. reporter recalls where she was during 9/11

Lisa Daftari of the Foreign Desk discusses where she was on September 11th, 2001 when almost three-thousand people died during the al-Qaeda terrorist attacks including those on the twin towers of the World Trade Center in New York. She shares the details with BCN’s Hal Roberts and they discuss how many NYC firefighters and paramedics have died since then as a result of the attacks 22 years ago.

Hal Roberts

Hal is a veteran journalist with 30 years in the industry. He worked as a parliamentary reporter on the Hill interviewing federal leaders and cabinet ministers. Hal also covered the Ottawa terrorist attack in 2014, and has worked as an anchor/reporter in Toronto, Peterborough and Calgary. He worked as a reporter and anchor for business shows airing on BNN, Global and CHCH-TV. During his 10 year radio career he hosted a show called Roberts on the Road on KG Country. Hal was blessed to win a few awards in his career including one as senior producer for a TV show on human trafficking which aired on CTS.

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