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- USN could have done little to stop attack
- Jane’s Defence Weekly
- vol. 34, no. 16, 36817, p. 4
"According to US officials the alleged terrorist attack on the Arleigh Burke-class destroyer USS Cole in Yemen on the 12th of October can be described as a successful attempt at asymmetric warfare, but given the circumstances it is unlikely that it could have been prevented by enhanced surveillance or defensive measures."