US missile defence system under fire

2019-03-02 06:18:11

Another salvo has been fired at the controversial US missile defence system by one of its own investigators. An engineer employed by an investigative government watchdog, the Washington DC-based Government Accountability Office, has accused the GAO of covering up the failed test-firing of a prototype missile. “The truth is that we withheld crucial information, skewed other information, and colluded with the contractors and the programme officials to put a positive spin on the results of a test that was a failure,