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British PM faces allegations of knowledge of alleged nuclear misfire

A failed missile test last June for Britain's aging Trident nuclear deterrent system may have been kept quiet as ministers voted to £40 million of funding for the program.

Neil Hall/Reuters

An investigative report from a British newspaper alleges that a failed British missile test last year was kept quiet in the lead-up to an important vote to continue funding for the country's aging nuclear missile system, Trident.

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