Gulf Of Aden, Yemen - Republic of
FRENCH TANKER BURNS IN THE GULF OF ADEN.
The French-flagged supertanker Limburg burns in the Gulf of Aden early
October 7, 2002, as Yemeni and French experts prepare to investigate an
explosion the owners
fear was caused by a terror attack. The Yemeni government has ruled out
an attack similar to the October 2000 suicide assault on the U.S.
destroyer USS Cole in Aden port, saying a fire aboard the Limburg
caused the blast. REUTERS/RTV