Trump, first lady lead moment of silence on 9/11 anniversary

President TrumpDonald John TrumpHouse expected to vote on omnibus Thursday afternoon House passes 'right to try' drug bill Spending bill rejects Trump’s proposed EPA cut MORE and first lady Melania TrumpMelania TrumpOvernight Tech: Lawmakers zero in on Zuckerberg | AT&T, DOJ preview trial arguments | First lady vows to tackle cyberbullying Stormy Daniels fires back on Twitter: 'I am NOT going anywhere' Melania Trump: Critics will not stop me from fighting cyberbullying MORE Monday led a moment of silence from the White House on the 16th anniversary of the September 11 attacks.

It is the first anniversary of the attacks since Trump became president.

The moment of silence was observed at 8:46 a.m., the time the first plane struck the World Trade Center's North Tower.

Trump Monday will also take part in the observance of Sept. 11 at the Pentagon.