Remembering the 17 sailors who died in the USS Cole bombing 17 years ago

Share Tweet +1 The guided-missile destroyer USS Cole was attacked by suicide bombers while refueling in Yemen 17 years ago today, Oct. 12. The explosion blasted a large hole in the hull of the ship. Al-Qaida claimed the 2000 attack, during which 17 sailors died and 39 others were injured. This was the deadliest attack against a … Continue reading Remembering the 17 sailors who died in the USS Cole bombing 17 years ago