August 22, 2017

10 U.S. Navy Sailors Missing After Destroyer Collides With Tanker Off Singapore

Source: NPR - All Things Considered

Journalist: GREG MYRE

The destroyer USS John S McCain collided with a merchant vessel near Singapore early Monday local time. Ten U.S. Navy sailors are missing, and five were injured. This is the fourth mishap involving a warship with the U.S. 7th Fleet in the past year.

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