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Donald Trump sends 'thoughts and prayers' to US sailors in crash

Columbia; US President Donald Trump late on Sunday tweeted his "thoughts and prayers" to the sailors aboard a US destroyer that collided with a tanker near Singapore, leaving 10 missing and five in

Aug 21, 2017, 09:29 AM IST

Seven sailors missing as US Navy destroyer collides with ship off Japanese coast

Seven US sailors have been missing after a U.S. Navy destroyer collided with a merchant ship off the coast of Japan.

Jun 17, 2017, 08:58 AM IST

US sailors divulged sensitive information while held by Iran: Navy

U.S. sailors who blundered into Iranian waters in January divulged sensitive information to their captors while held at gunpoint by Iran`s Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps, a U.S. Navy report said on Thursday.

Jul 01, 2016, 02:21 AM IST

Iran frees U.S. sailors with start of nuclear deal in sight

Iran freed 10 U.S. sailors on Wednesday, a day after detaining them aboard two U.S. Navy patrol boats in the Gulf, bringing a swift end to an incident that had rattled nerves just before the expected implementation of a landmark nuclear accord.

Jan 14, 2016, 06:15 AM IST

Iran's Revolutionary Guards release US Navy sailors

Investigations showed US sailors had entered Iranian waters unintentionally, a statement said Wednesday.

Jan 13, 2016, 15:54 PM IST

US sailors' release 'won`t take long': Iran naval commander

The naval commander of Iran`s Revolutionary Guards told state television Wednesday it probably "won`t take long" for 10 US sailors detained in Iranian territory in the Gulf to be freed.

Jan 13, 2016, 14:42 PM IST

Iran's Revolutionary Guards confirm seizing two US boats

Iran's Revolutionary Guards in a statement early today confirmed they had seized two American boats and 10 sailors in "Iranian territory" near the Farsi island in the Gulf.

Jan 13, 2016, 07:27 AM IST

More than 3,000 US sailors switch aircraft carriers

 The US Navy sent two aircraft carriers to San Diego for a complicated switchover in which the crews of the two nautical giants change ships.

Aug 22, 2015, 07:45 AM IST

US sailors sue Japanese utility over radiation

Eight US sailors who served on a humanitarian mission to Japan in the wake of the tsunami-triggered Fukushima nuclear reactor crisis are suing the utility that operates the power plant.

Dec 29, 2012, 09:21 AM IST

US sailors sue Japan’s TEPCO

Eight US Navy sailors have sued Tokyo Electric Power Co. (TEPCO) for tens of millions of dollars.

Dec 28, 2012, 18:45 PM IST

Captured Afghan may have killed 2 US sailors

NATO says an Afghan insurgent
leader linked to the killing of two US sailors in July has
been captured in eastern Afghanistan.

Oct 26, 2010, 14:11 PM IST

Taliban militant linked to US sailors` deaths killed: NATO

The US-led force in Afghanistan on Tuesday
said it had killed a militant leader who was linked to the
kidnapping and killing of two American sailors late last

Aug 17, 2010, 23:27 PM IST