The conference of specialist doctors has allowed a resident of the US city of Saint Petersburg, Florida, to administer a lethal injection to his wife who has been in coma since 1990. According to Western news agencies, the euthanasia was permitted by the Supreme Court of the State of Florida. A 37-yearold Teresa Shiavo has for a decade been maintained alive only with the help of special devices while her brain, according to doctors, has been dead. The court ruling has been preceded by a decade-long dispute between Teresa’s husband, Michael, and her parents who oppose euthanasia.
Two ballistic missiles attacked the US Navy destroyer USS Mason (DDG 87) from the territory of Yemen. The destroyer came to the aid of the hijacked Central Park tanker of Zodiac Maritime