killed 17 sol­diers.

The Washington Post Sunday - - THE WORLD -

U.S. fighter jet crash-lands in Bahrain: A U.S. F-18 fighter jet suf­fer­ing an en­gine prob­lem crash-landed at Bahrain In­ter­na­tional Air­port, and its pi­lot ejected af­ter the air­craft ran off the run­way, au­thor­i­ties said. The pi­lot was un­harmed. The crash dis­rupted flights to and from the is­land na­tion off the coast of Saudi Ara­bia that is home to the U.S. Navy’s 5th Fleet. The F-18 took off from the USS Nimitz but suf­fered an en­gine mal­func­tion.

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