New Zealand firefighters honor 9/11 first responders with haka

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AUCKLAND, New Zealand (WFLA/CNN) – A group of firefighters in New Zealand performed a haka to honor the brave first responders who died in the line of duty on 9/11.

The tribute took place under Auckland’s Sky Tower.

After the haka, more than 200 firefighters climbed the stairs of the 328-meter high tower in memory of their American counterparts.

343 New York City firefighters died responding to the terror attack 18 years ago.

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