USS Cole


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Noun1.USS Cole - a United States destroyerUSS Cole - a United States destroyer; "17 sailors died as the result of a terrorist attack while the USS Cole was anchored in Aden"
act of terrorism, terrorism, terrorist act - the calculated use of violence (or the threat of violence) against civilians in order to attain goals that are political or religious or ideological in nature; this is done through intimidation or coercion or instilling fear
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The drama moves onto October 2000, and desperate to chalk up a final 'win' in his FBI career, John O'Neill arrives in Aden, Yemen, to lead the investigation into the USS Cole attack.
The Looming Tower 9.30pm O'Neill and Soufan travel to Yemen to begin the investigation into the bombing of the USS Cole, while the FBI becomes aware of Khallad and a meeting in Malaysia.
The weapon was used in February 2017 to take out al-Qaeda second-incommand, Ahmad Hasan Abu Khayr al-Masri, and earlier this year to target Jamal al-Badawi, the man suspected of the terror attack on the destroyer USS Cole in Yemen.
The January 1 strike targeted Jamal Al-Badawi, one of the planners involved in the USS Cole bombing," it affirmed.
Mutwakil Al-Tijani has disclosed that the US Federal Court made the right decision on the bombing of the USS Cole destroyer in the Yemeni Coast in 2002.
WASHINGTON -- The Supreme Court on Tuesday threw out a nearly $315 million judgment against Sudan stemming from the USS Cole bombing, saying Sudan hadn't properly been notified of the lawsuit.
March 26, 2019 (WASHINGTON) - The Supreme Court of the United States Tuesday overturned a federal court rule providing that Sudan was partly responsible for the attack on the USS Cole and prevented the families of the victims from collecting $314.7 million in damages from the Sudanese government.
Trump also said US forces have killed those who attacked the Bataclan theater in Paris in 2015, and who orchestrated the 2000 bombing of the USS Cole which left 17 American servicemen dead.
Trump claimed US forces in the last month have killed the terrorists responsible for the attack in Syria that killed four Americans."On Tuesday a US-backed force in Syria said it arrested the militants suspected of involvement in that January attack, the deadliest on US troops since they deployed in the war-torn country in 2014.Trump also said US forces have killed those who attacked the Bataclan theatre in Paris in 2015, and who orchestrated the 2000 bombing of the USS Cole which left 17 American servicemen dead.
the port side of the guided missile destroyer USS Cole damaged after a suspected terrorist bomb exploded during a refueling operation in the port of Aden in Yemen.
Summary: Sanaa [Yemen], Jan 07 (ANI): Jamal al-Badawi, an accused in the deadly 2000 bombing at the USS Cole, has been eliminated in a precision strike carried out by the United States in Yemen on January 1, the U.S.
airstrike in Yemen targeted an Al-Qaeda operative accused of involvement in the attack on the USS Cole that killed 17 sailors