Suspects accused of carrying out the october 2000 attack on the uss cole in aden port are seen during a hearing session at the state security court in sanaa, yemen, on wednesday. Yemeni al-qaeda leader fahd al-quso, wanted in connection with the bombing of the uss cole, killed in an air raid in eastern yemen. Us drone kills two, including uss cole suspect quso was indicted in 2000 over the uss cole bombing, on claims that he was planning to videotape the bombing. 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 harbored and being refueled in the yemeni port of aden 17 american sailors were killed, and 39 were injured.
Guantanamo trial of cole bombing suspect halted the uss cole shows damage from a terrorist attack that killed 17 sailors in aden the uss cole bombing trial. Sept 11 terrorists: list of a suspect in the uss cole bombing who who was accused of plotting the bombing of the navy warship uss cole that killed 17 us. Washington (ap) — two fugitive al-qaida suspects were charged thursday with helping carry out the 2000 bombing attack on the uss cole, which killed 17 sailors. In december 2008, a military commission charged nashiri with war crimes for the bombing of the uss ‘cole’ the charges, which carry the death penalty, were dropped in february 2009 but reinstated in 2011.
Yemeni sources said those killed included ali qaed senyan al-harthi, whom the us has linked to the attack on the warship uss cole off aden in october 2000. 10 years later, still no trial for accused uss cole attack mastermind political infighting stalls reinstatement of case against suspect in 2000 bombing that killed 17 us sailors.
The uss cole bombing was a suicide attack against the us navy destroyer uss cole (ddg 67) on october 12, 2000 while it was harbored and refueling in the yemeni port of aden seventeen american sailors were killed, and thirty-nine were injured the attack is the deadliest against a us naval vessel since 1987. Osama bin laden funded the uss cole attack and abd al rahim al 10 other suspects in the uss cole bombing mysteriously was killed by a cia.
The guantanamo trial of the chief suspect in the deadly 2000 bombing of the uss cole in yemen was shut down friday as defense lawyers refused to return to the case, pentagon officials said. 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 in yemen's aden harbor seventeen american sailors were killed and 39 injured in the deadliest attack against a united states naval vessel since 1987the terrorist organization al-qaeda claimed responsibility for the attack.
An airstrike sunday killed a top al qaeda leader on the fbi's most wanted list for his role in the 2000 bombing of the uss cole warship, yemeni officials said. The uss cole bombing was a terrorist attack failing to respond militarily to the attack on uss cole before 11 who was killed in the bombing. The us government has dropped charges against abd al-rahim al-nashiri, the suspect in the bombing of the destroyer uss cole, according to a pentagon spokesman. Read cnn's fast facts on the bombing of the uss cole and learn more about sailors killed terrorists in the execution of the uss cole bombing.Download