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Indonesia: 'Some remains' of 10 missing sailors found following USS McCain collision02:18

Indonesia: 'Some remains' of 10 missing sailors found following USS McCain collision

Indonesia, Strait of Malacca
August 22, 2017 at 16:59 GMT -00:00 · Published

The search for the missing sailors of the USS McCain continued in the territorial waters of Indonesia in the Strait of Malacca on Tuesday. 'Some remains' of the 10 missing sailors have reportedly been found in the sealed areas of the ship, according to US officials as cited by media reports.

According to local media, the US destroyer collided with the merchant vessel Alnic MC as it was heading towards Singapore, leaving 10 sailors missing and at least five sailors injured.

In June, the USS Fitzgerald collided with a Philippine-flagged merchant ship southwest of Yokosuka.

Indonesia: 'Some remains' of 10 missing sailors found following USS McCain collision02:18
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The search for the missing sailors of the USS McCain continued in the territorial waters of Indonesia in the Strait of Malacca on Tuesday. 'Some remains' of the 10 missing sailors have reportedly been found in the sealed areas of the ship, according to US officials as cited by media reports.

According to local media, the US destroyer collided with the merchant vessel Alnic MC as it was heading towards Singapore, leaving 10 sailors missing and at least five sailors injured.

In June, the USS Fitzgerald collided with a Philippine-flagged merchant ship southwest of Yokosuka.

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