A missile misfired and scorched the deck of a German navy frigate

A missile misfired and scorched the deck of a German navy frigate

German navy frigate Sachsen after a missile-launch malfunction, June 2018.German navy A missile malfunction aboard German navy frigate FGS Sachsen on June 21 scorched the ship’s deck and injured two sailors. The Sachsen, an air-defense frigate, was sailing with sub-hunting frigate Lubeck in a test and practice area near the Arctic Circle in Norwegian waters,…

Photos of the Syria strike appear to show missile interceptors firing blindly, failing to stop missile attack

Photos of the Syria strike appear to show missile interceptors firing blindly, failing to stop missile attack

Photos of the missile strike launched by the US, the UK, and France on targets in Syria on Friday night appear to show the Syrian defenses firing blindly in a wild and most likely failed attempt to intercept the missiles. Before the strike — launched in response to what the US and its allies say…