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Three U.S. Sailors attacked during stop in Turkey

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LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) --Three United States Navy sailors are attacked during a stop in Istanbul, Turkey.

The sailors say a group of men walked up to them and said, "We are using our right to protest you."

The attackers put bags over the sailors' heads as they chanted, "Yankee, Go home."

According to Turkish media, the men are members of the Turkish Youth Union.

Navy officials say the sailors weren't harmed and are safely back abroad their ship.

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