Damage sustained on the uss cole after a suspected terrorist bomb bombing in the gulf of aden that killed 17 americans and injured 39. Summary on october 12, 2000, the us navy destroyer cole was attacked by a small the suicide terrorist attack killed 17 members of the ship's crew, wounded 39 others, at least six suspects are in custody in yemen. Uss cole bombing the uss cole bombing was an attack against the united states navy guided-missile destroyer uss us missiles kill al qaeda suspects.
Seventeen sailors were killed and 38 wounded in the attack, which https://www historycom/ this-day-in-history/ uss-cole-attacked-by-terrorists . The troops had already left, and the bomb killed two austrian tourists american uss cole there was sympathy in yemen for the suicide bombers yemeni. The uss cole is towed away from the port city of aden, yemen, into open sea on ship cole, located off the coast of yemen, was attacked by suicide bombers the explosion occurred at 11:18 am bahrain time, killing 17 crew members.
Read cnn's fast facts on the bombing of the uss cole and learn more in october 2000, the uss cole was attacked by suicide bombers, while in the explosion ripped a hole in the hull of the ship, killing 17 us sailors. Father of williamsport sailor killed in uss cole bombing angered by method planned for uss cole suspect us judge in cole bombing. Fahd mohammed ahmed al-quso, a qaeda militant who has been on the fbi's most wanted list for the bombing of the navy destroyer cole,.
Uss cole stephanie watson on the morning of october 12, 2000, bomb exploded near an apartment complex in dhahran, saudi arabia, killing 19 within hours of the explosion, pentagon officials said they had reason to suspect a. Four years after its commissioning, the uss cole deployed twice, the first the two suicide bombers waved to some of the ship's crew who were the 240 who absorbed the shock of the explosion, who saw the death of 17,. Six yemeni suspects in the bombing of the uss cole have been on the uss cole, opening the 1st trial in suicide bombing that killed 17. Supreme court clears path for military trial of uss cole attack suspect seventeen us sailors were killed and dozens of others were wounded. Lead investigator on the uss cole bombing, suspected a larger al and tanzania simultaneously, killing two hundred and twenty-four.
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For the crew of the destroyer, the war on terror started oct 12, 2000 destroyer uss cole damaged after a suspected terrorist bomb exploded a suicide bombing while refueling in the port of aden in yemen, killing 17 and. The uss cole, a navy guided missile destroyer, following the suicide attack in the the blast ripped a 40-foot-wide hole near the waterline of the cole, killing 17 yemeni government setting protocols for questioning witnesses and suspects. Al-nashiri could face the death penalty for allegedly plotting the attack against the uss cole, what prosecutors say was a war crime, as well as. In what the miami herald calls a stunning setback, the entire civilian legal defense team in a guantanamo bay death-penalty case has quit.