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Military Rivalry 'Causes Friendly-fire Deaths'


April 29, 2003
New Scientist

In the first days of the US and British invasion of Iraq, an American Patriot missile shot down a British Tornado fighter-bomber, while near Basra one British Challenger tank destroyed another. Then in a disturbing echo of events in the 1991 Gulf War, an American A-10 plane destroyed a British armored vehicle. At first sight these look like inevitable accidents, triggered by technological failures of 21st-century military technology. But the truth may lie deeper.

http://www.newscientist.com/news/news.jsp?id=ns99993575


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