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Israel´s Iron Dome A
Missile Defense Success

Investor´s Business Daily, by Staff

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Posted By:HollowLeg, 11/19/2012 10:37:02 PM

Security: As Hamas launches rockets toward Israeli population centers, Tel Aviv´s investment in missile defense passes its acid test, destroying the vast majority. The U.S., meanwhile, is moving in just the opposite direction. On Sunday, Israel´s Iron Dome missile defense system successfully shot down two Iranian-made Fajr-5 rockets aimed at the heart of Tel-Aviv by Hamas´ armed wing, the Ezzedine al-Qassam Brigades. It was just one of many such interceptions by what is now the world´s only battle-tested missile defense system. The "Fajr" (Dawn) series are mobile-launched, unguided, solid-fuel

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Reply 1 - Posted by: Japanorama, 11/20/2012 12:38:15 AM     (No. 9024666)

Remember that Reagan wanted to build such a system to protect your family and mine?
Remember who said it couldn´t be done a refused to fund it?
Why do you suppose they want Americans vulnerable to everyone with a nuke?

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Reply 2 - Posted by: steveW, 11/20/2012 12:46:16 AM     (No. 9024674)

In the MSM pipes: "It is so unfair, monstrous even, that Israel refuses to share its missile defense with Hamas. How can they claim to be partners in peace when they won´t even let Hamas defend its own people? It can be argued that Iron Dome is, in itself, a war crime."

Sometime later today, surely by tomorrow.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Achilles, 11/20/2012 2:25:05 AM     (No. 9024693)

It is amazing how when a people´s survival is on the line, the people are able to see things clearly. The Israelis know that they could get hit by missles. They see that a missle defense system makes sense. Our community organizer in chief still disputes the viability of missle defense. The only missile threat he lived under was the in the cold war, and he was rooting for the other team during that gig. Start getting your own bomb shelter ready, because Obama wants to get rid of our strategic nukes. The only bright side to this is that you liberals living in the cities will get fried first when there are no nukes in our inventory.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: mathman, 11/20/2012 6:25:46 PM     (No. 9026406)

Sorry.
This is Star Wars.
It does not work.
All scientists agree that it does not work.
Evidence does not matter.
It is what you believe that counts.


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