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Remains of all missing sailors recovered from U.S. warship

Aug 28, 2017 - 10:29 AM

The remaining 8 sailors are retrieved by divers searching flooded compartments of the USS John S McCain which collided with an oil tanker August 21

POINT OF CONTACT. The guided-missile destroyer USS John S. McCain, with a hole on its portside after a collision with an oil tanker, makes its way to Changi naval base in Singapore on August 21, 2017. Roslan Rahman/AFP

U.S. Navy dismisses commander after deadly warship collision

Aug 23, 2017 - 3:47 PM

UPDATED Vice Admiral Joseph Aucoin is relieved due to a loss of confidence in his ability to command a navy statement says He is replaced by Rear Admiral Phil Sawyer

DAMAGED. The guided-missile destroyer USS John S. McCain (foreground), seen with a hole on its portside after a collision with a tanker, docks next to the USS America (behind) at Changi naval base in Singapore on August 22, 2017. Roslan Rahman/AFP

Remains found on U.S. warship that collided off Singapore – U.S. Navy

Aug 22, 2017 - 8:00 PM

The US Navy announces a fleet wide global investigation following the latest deadly warship collision the second in two months

SCOTT SWIFT. Admiral Scott Swift, commander of the U.S. Pacific Fleet, speaks to reporters during a press conference at Changi naval base in Singapore on August 22, 2017. Photo by Roslan Rahman/ AFP

U.S. launches probe after second deadly Navy collision

Aug 22, 2017 - 8:17 AM

Analysts say the accident which comes after June s collision off Japan involving a US warship raises questions about whether the US Navy is overstretched in Asia

POINT OF CONTACT. The guided-missile destroyer USS John S. McCain, with a hole on its portside after a collision with an oil tanker, makes its way to Changi naval base in Singapore on August 21, 2017. Roslan Rahman/AFP

10 sailors missing after U.S. destroyer collision off Singapore

Aug 21, 2017 - 8:29 AM

UPDATED The guided missile destroyer USS John S McCain collided with the merchant vessel Alnic MC near the Straits of Malacca in the early hours the US Navy says

The guided-missile destroyer USS John S. McCain (DDG 56) on June 26, 2017. U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Joshua Mortensen/Released

China protests after U.S. warship sails near island

Aug 11, 2017 - 11:51 AM

Foreign ministry spokesman Geng Shuang says the actions of the USS John S McCain have violated Chinese and international law seriously impairing the country s sovereignty and security

This US Navy photo obtained August 10, 2017 shows the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS John S. McCain (DDG 56) as it patrols the South China Sea on January 7, 2017. A US warship on August 10, 2017 sailed close to an artificial island China has built up in the South China Sea. Photo by James Vazquez/US Navy/AFP