U.S. Submarine Collision

Guests: PAT TOWELL Senior Writer, Congressional Quarterly SHERRY SONTAG Co-author, Blind Man's Bluff:The Untold Story of American Submarine Espionage (Public Affairs, 1998) EDWARD BEACH Retired Captain in the U.S. Navy - served in WWII Former, Captain of a nuclear submarine for 3 years Author, Run Silent, Run Deep (Henry Holt, 1986) AYAKO DOI Washington Editor of Japan Digest Last week, a U.S. Navy submarine struck a Japanese fishing boat off the coast of Hawaii. Nine people are reported missing from the Japanese trawler. Sixteen U.S. civilians were aboard the submarine and now its been revealed that one was allowed to pull the lever that brought the sub to the surface. Join Juan Williams and guests for a look at the submarine accident and what the U.S. is doing to remedy the disaster.



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