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“Declaring a world first, Defense Ministry pits all three tiers of its system against various threats, demonstrating a ‘capability that currently only Israel has’”

TIMES OF ISRAEL Israel stages major air defense drill, proving it can shoot down cruise missiles by Judah Ari Gross December 15, 2020 The Defense Ministry completed a major, unprecedented air defense exercise this month, which tested the abilities of … Continue reading

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Senators Kirk and Gillibrand Announce Key Senate Committee Approves $600 Million for Israeli Missile Defense

FREE BEACON Senate Appropriations Committee Approves $600 Million in Israeli Defense Funding by Natalie Johnson May 26, 2016 The Senate Appropriations Committee easily approved $600 million in funding for Israeli missile defense programs Thursday, moving the legislation to the floor … Continue reading

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David’s Sling to be operational this year

GLOBES bt Yuval Azulai April 1, 2015 The defense system against medium-range rockets and missiles underwent a successful trial today.  The David’s Sling (Magic Wand) system for intercepting missiles and heavy rockets will be declared operational in the coming months, … Continue reading

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