The US Navy on Wednesday relieved the admiral in charge of the service’s 7th Fleet based in Japan due to "loss of confidence" in his ability to command.
The US Navy on Monday ordered a worldwide "operational pause" to reassess its fleet after a destroyer collided with a tanker near Singapore.
A US Navy ship fired warning shots at an armed Iranian patrol boat Tuesday in the northern end of the Gulf, according to two US defense officials.
The bodies of US sailors missing after their destroyer collided with a container ship off Japan have been found in flooded sleeping berths.
Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir, who has been charged with war crimes, will attend the same summit in Saudi Arabia as US President Donald Trump