No, not pirate ships -- even better! Soviet fighter jets buried under the Iraqi desert, picture courtesy of the best darn foreign aid organization ever, the United States Department of Defense.

A U.S. military search team uncovers a Cold War-era MiG-25 Foxbat interceptor, the fastest combat aircraft today, buried beneath the sands in Iraq. Several MiG-25 and Su-25 ground attack jets have been found buried at al-Taqqadum airfield west of Baghdad. U.S. Air Force photo by Master Sgt. T. Collins.

Maybe there's WMD hidden in the cockpit! Nah, if there were WMD anywhere we'd have found them by now.



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