3. US Marine lost at sea in Persian Gulf

  • US marine Jordan Spears lost at sea after evacuating from a M22 tilt-rotor aircraft in the Persian gulf. 
  • Marine and one other crew member abandoned the craft as they thought it was going to crash, Spears couldn't be found by search and rescue teams. 
  • However pilots remained on board and safely landed; other crew member found in sea 
  • Pentagon spokesman says death is 'related to the operations that are going on' in the region.