Tag Archives: Iron Dome

Minutes before the vote closed, Ms. Ocasio-Cortez tearfully huddled with her allies before switching her vote to ‘present’

NEW YORK POST AOC dragged for ‘bad theater’ after crying over Iron Dome vote by Emily Crane September 24, 2021 Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez is being dragged for “bad theater” after she appeared to break down on the House floor just … Continue reading

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“Pro-Israel Democratic members introduce Iron Dome funding in a standalone bill on Thursday”

POLITICO House passes $1B for Israel’s Iron Dome after progressive dustup by Andrew Desiderio September 23, 2021 The House on Thursday overwhelmingly passed a bill to replenish Israel’s Iron Dome missile defense system, just two days after it was pulled … Continue reading

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“The F-15 crew continued their Gaza mission and upon their return to base they noticed shrapnel that hit the fuselage”

I24NEWS Iron Dome missile almost hit Israeli F-15 fighter jet during Gaza conflict in May July 14, 2021 A missile fired from an Iron Dome battery during May’s conflict with the Hamas-ruled Gaza Strip nearly hit an Israeli Air Force … Continue reading

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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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“Raytheon Missiles and Defense and Rafael Advanced Defense Systems announce plans to build Israel’s Iron Dome air defense system in the US”

NATIONAL INTEREST America Will Build Israel’s Iron Dome Missile Defense System by Seth Frantzman August 10, 2020 Israel’s Iron Dome air defense system has been instrumental in defending Israel against thousands of Hamas rockets and other threats over the last … Continue reading

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Israel: Take back your Iron Dome and replace it with an Iron Fist

ZEHUT INTERNATIONAL Why I am AGAINST the Iron Dome by Shmuel Sackett November 14, 2019 …The Iron DOME has to be replaced with the Iron FIST. Instead of sitting and catching 86% of rockets shot at Israeli cities (according to … Continue reading

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“It’s 2019, ten years later, and Iron Dome has given people more choices”

JERUSALEM POST Shelter, snacks and soldiers: War on the Gaza border by Seth J. Frantzman November 13, 2019 …If you’re in the Tel Aviv area you have more than minute to find shelter. So you can run if you like. … Continue reading

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“The US decision to procure Iron Dome comes on the heels of a variety of joint Israel-U.S. programs and defense systems that are increasingly outfitting U.S. forces”

DEFENSE NEWS Can Iron Dome cut it for indirect fire protection? US Army is buying a couple systems to find out by Seth J. Frantzman February 6, 2019 The U.S. Army plans to buy a limited number of Iron Dome … Continue reading

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“Only Israel’s Iron Dome could meet US Army goal of implementing an interim missile defense capability by 2020”

I24 NEWS US army eyes $373 million purchase of Israel’s Iron Dome missile defense system January 16, 2019 The US army has asked Congress to approve $373 million to purchase two of Israel’s successful Iron Dome missile interception batteries, the … 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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