killed 17 soldiers.
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.