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According to the report, cited by Channel 10, the joint Syrian-Iranian team was attempting to mount a chemical warhead on a scud missile when the explosion occurred, spreading lethal chemical agents, including sarin nerve gas.
Originally posted by JacKatMtn
I wonder if this was some of the Iraqi stockpile that found it's way into Syria a few years back.
I guess it didn't come with instructions..
Originally posted by Pootie
Scud missiles suck.
Not a very effective weapon vs. the PAC-3.
Originally posted by TruthWithin
I am not suggesting they are planning something. If the Iranians or Syrians or Israelis are arming missiles with bio weapons and it is assumed they are being loaded to USE, then this is bad.
Unless this is routine, which I can't imagine it is, then there may be more to this.