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Tabloid Tweets Twin Towers Photo On 9/11 Anniversary While Urging Calm

"The Government is anxious that people not panic and go about their normal lives."

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UPDATE 1650 AEST The Daily Telegraph defended the use of the picture after questions from BuzzFeed.

"Several Twitter users have given direct negative feedback on the tweet and picture," said Rhett Watson, Managing Director of The Daily Telegraph.

"The anniversary of 9/11, which is referenced in the second paragraph, has coincided with the story about Australia's terror alert. The image was used in that context."