http://news.yahoo.com/s/ap/20080325/ap_on_re_mi_ea/egypt_us_navy]US Navy confirms Suez Canal shooting (AP)[/URL]



AP - An American cargo ship under contract to the U.S. Navy opened fire on a small Egyptian boat while moving through the Suez Canal, the U.S. military said Tuesday in a statement. Egyptian authorities said at least one man was killed, but the U.S. said it had no reports of casualties.