Building plans
Media playback is unsupported on your device
Video

Korea building design 'similarity' sparks 9/11 anger

An apartment complex design in Seoul, South Korea, has attracted criticism for its similarity to the World Trade Center's final moments after the 9/11 attacks.

The towers, one with 54 floors and the other with 60, are designed by Dutch architects MVRDV and will be built at the entrance to Seoul's redeveloped Yongsan business district by 2016.

Lucy Williamson reports.

  • 13 Dec 2011
  • From the section Asia
Go to next video: The aftermath and legacy of 9/11