Sunday, March 09, 2008

US misses Al-Qaida, kills cows instead

Tomahawk TLAM missiles (as seen here in a submarine launch)
cost about $600,000 each.

This is pretty sick:

US fails a fourth time to hit al-Qa'ida suspect in Somalia / Web
By Steve Bloomfield in Nairobi
Sunday, 9 March 2008

A US missile strike in Somalia, aimed at a man described by the Pentagon as a "known al-Qa'ida terrorist", succeeded only in hurting six civilians and killing three cows and a calf, the IoS has learned.

The rest of the story: UK Independent

Edited 3/11/08

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