Attacks on us warships in port of aden alleged to be the person in charge of the planning and preparation for the attack on uss cole on 12 october 2000. Over 100 megs of official records and photos detailing government lies to we the people, this website started as a subpage of a website designed to promote my film. The navy sent the uss cole to waters off yemen following an attack earlier this week on a saudi warship by iranian-backed houthi rebels, a us defense. The uss cole bombing was a terrorist attack against the united states navy guided-missile destroyer uss cole (ddg-67) on 12 october 2000, while it was being refueled. Summary on october 12, 2000, the us navy destroyer cole was attacked by a small boat laden with explosives during a brief refueling stop in the harbor of aden.
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Osama bin laden’s brother-in-law, mohammed jamal khalifa, helps fund a militant group in yemen that will later take credit for the 2000 uss cole bombing. The man at the helm of the uss cole when it was attacked by an al qaeda cell in 2000 said last month's release of a guantanamo bay detainee linked to the. As the ten year anniversary of the attack on the guided missile destroyer uss cole (ddg 67) approaches, the navy prepares to remember the passing of 17 souls in what. The suspect in the 2000 bombing of the uss cole has been in custody at guantanamo bay since 2002.
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