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The US Navy fires the captain of the aircraft carrier stricken by a coronavirus outbreak

1 month ago   |   By Business Insider

The US Navy has fired the commanding officer of the aircraft carrier USS Theodore Roosevelt, Navy leaders announced Thursday afternoon.
Capt. Brett Crozier, the carrier's CO, wrote a letter pleading with the Navy to take action to evacuate the ship amid a serious coronavirus outbreak, and that letter leaked to the media.
Acting Secretary of the Navy Thomas Modly personally relieved Crozier, announcing that he made the decision after a loss of confidence in the carrier skipper.
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Navy to relieve commander of coronavirus-stricken USS Roosevelt after his public plea for help

Navy to relieve commander of coronavirus-stricken USS Roosevelt after his public plea for help

1 month ago   |   By Daily Mail

Reuters reported on Thursday that Captain Brett Crozier will be relieved of his command of the USS Roosevelt.
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Navy ‘to relieve commander of coronavirus-stricken aircraft carrier' who slammed brass for failing to protect sailors

Navy ‘to relieve commander of coronavirus-stricken aircraft carrier' who slammed brass for failing to protect sailors

1 month ago   |   By The Sun

THE U.S. Navy will relieve the commander of the USS Theodore Roosevelt who begged for his coronavirus-sickened sailors to be removed from the ship, according to Reuters.
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