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Remembering the attack and fallen of USS Cole (102 Photos)
On the morning of Thursday, 12 October 2000, USS Cole, docked in Aden harbor (Yemen) for a routine fuel stop. Cole completed mooring at 09:30; refueling started at 10:30. Around 11:18 local time (08:18 UTC), a small craft approached the port side of the destroyer, and an explosion occurred afterward, creating a 40-by-60-foot gash in…
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