25/08/2015 09:21 BST | Updated 25/08/2015 09:59 BST

How Muslims' Lives Changed After 9/11: People Share Their Stories On Moving Reddit Thread

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NEW YORK, NY - SEPTEMBER 11: A flag adorns the 9/11 Memorial on the twelfth anniversary of the terrorist attacks on lower Manhattan at the World Trade Center site on September 11, 2013 in New York City. The nation is commemorating the anniversary of the 2001 attacks which resulted in the deaths of nearly 3,000 people after two hijacked planes crashed into the World Trade Center, one into the Pentagon in Arlington, Virginia and one crash landed in Shanksville, Pennsylvania. Following the attacks

The events of 9/11 were life-changing for many people, for many different reasons.

But for the 1.6 billion muslims worldwide, the actions of 19 extremists became the most-talked-about facet of their religion.

Among the stories from survivors and rescue teams, are the untold tales from the people who couldn't be further detached from the attacks, but who lived with the aftermath for years to come.

These (unverified) comments are from a moving Reddit thread on the topic...

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