Trump expresses grief with seven deceased U.S. sailors

| Updated: Jun 20, 2017 07:40 IST

Washington [United States], June 20 (ANI): U.S. President Donald Trump has expressed his heartfelt thoughts and prayers with the seven deceased Navy sailors and their families. "My heartfelt thoughts and prayers are with the 7 @USNavy sailors of the #USSFitzgerald and their families. ?? .," Trump tweeted. <blockquote class="twitter-tweet" data-lang="en"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">My heartfelt thoughts and prayers are with the 7 <a href="">@USNavy</a> sailors of the <a href="">#USSFitzgerald</a> and their families. ??<a href=""></a> <a href=""></a></p>&mdash; Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) <a href="">June 19, 2017</a></blockquote> <script async src="//" charset="utf-8"></script> The seven missing sailors from the USS Fitzgerald were found dead in flooded berthing compartments following the warship's collision with a merchant vessel, the CNN reported. The Navy's 7th Fleet said searchers found the bodies on Sunday morning, Japan time, after the guided-missile destroyer returned to its base in Japan. (ANI)