'20 Syrians killed after Syria-Iranian-N.Korean missile test fails'

By JPOST.COM STAFF
August 15, 2009 22:04

Twenty Syrians were killed and over 60 injured in a failed Scud missile test carried out by Syria, Iran and North Korea in May, Japan's Kyodo News reported on Friday. One of two missiles had apparently strayed off its course due to a technical malfunction, landing in a civilian populated area in a town on the Syrian-Turkish border. The victims were all civilians.


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