10 Years Ago Suicide Bombers Attacked A US Navy Destroyer...

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Undated file photo of a Navy Guided Missile Destroyer USS Cole . The... News PhotoColor Image,Destroyer,Flag,Military,Military Ship,Nautical Vessel,Navy,Photography,Politics,Sea,Suicide Bombing,Terrorism,US Navy,Violence,YemenPhotographer Collection: Hulton Archive 380095 01: FILE PHOTO: Undated file photo of a Navy Guided Missile Destroyer USS Cole (DDG 67). The Defense Department said the ship was attacked by a terrorist suicide mission during the early morning hours of October 12, 2000. An explosives-laden rubber raft slammed into a U.S. Navy destroyer and exploded in the Yemeni port of Aden, killing four U.S. sailors and injuring 31, five seriously. Reports indicate that the explosion caused a 20 by 40 foot gash in the port (left) side of the ship. (Photo courtesy of U.S. Navy/Newsmakers)