1993 World Trade Center Bombing

Attack on the North Tower of the World Trade Center in New York City.

The group of conspiritors was headed by Ramzi Yousef and financed by Khaled Sheikh Mohammed. Using a truck bomb that was detonated below the North Tower, the attackers hoped to topple the North Tower into the South Tower, destroying both and killing thousands. They failed in this master plan but did manage to kill 6 and wound about a thousand others.