PressTV-Why 1,000 dead bodies of 9/11 victims not found

The dead bodies of about 1,000 people were not found the in rubble of World Trade Center towers because massive explosives were used to demolish the skyscrapers on September 11, 2001, says Dr. Kevin Barrett, an American academic who has been studying the events of 9/11 since late 2003.

Dr. Barrett, a founding member of the Scientific Panel for the Investigation of 9/11, made the remarks in a phone interview with Press TV on Wednesday while commenting on a report which says the remains of about 1,000 of the victims of the 9/11 attacks could still not be found for DNA testing.

Seventeen years after the 9/11 terrorist attack in New York City, advancement in DNA testing techniques has led to the identification of more victims of the atrocity, according to reports.

The death toll following the collapse of the Twin Towers of the World Trade Center on September 11, 2001 was 2,753, but about 1,000 of the victims are yet to be positively…

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