Precision guided weapons
Mon, 24 Mar 2003 08:17:21 -0400
Just to put some reality into the constant dishonesty on
precision-guided weapons and avoiding civilian attacks - the attack on
attack has now managed to land missiles in Iran and, now, almost got
Syria. I expect a US missile to hit Tel Aviv soon...
Report: Five Syrians Killed, 10 Injured in U.S. Missile Strike Near
*Monday, March 24, 2003*
DAMASCUS, Syria — The Syrian news agency said on Monday a U.S. missile
hit a Syrian passenger bus near the Iraqi border, killing five and
The official news agency reported the missile hit the bus Sunday morning
on the Iraqi side of the border. The bus was carrying Syrians fleeing
the war in Iraq, the agency said.
A spokeswoman for the U.S. Central Command said U.S. forces do not
target civilians, and that their targeting is done very carefully, using
precision-guided missiles, to select military targets.
The Syrian agency said the wounded were taken to a Syrian hospital on
the Syrian-Iraqi border.
Syria, which strongly opposes the U.S.-led war on Iraq, has repeatedly
called for a peaceful solution of the Iraq-U.S. dispute over Baghdad's