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Caitlin McBride: One year on, I will never forget Boston in the aftermath of the marathon bombings

It's exactly one year ago today that thousands of lives forever changed.

Published 15/04/2014 | 07:08

Today, April 15th, is the one year anniversary of the Boston Marathon bombings, the most significant terrorist attack on US soil since September 11th.

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Three people Krystle Campbell (29), Chinese exchange student Lu Lingzi (23) and perhaps the most heartbreaking of all, Martin Richard (eight) lost their lives; hundreds were injured and thousands were scarred.

Within hours of the story breaking in Ireland, I was on flight to Boston to cover the aftermath .

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