Skip to comments.Israel to boost Tel Aviv's missile shield
Posted on 11/02/2010 11:27:01 PM PDT by ErnstStavroBlofeld
Israel's military has begun constructing a third battery of long-range, high-altitude Arrow anti-missile interceptors near Tel Aviv to boost defenses against Iranian ballistic missiles. The planned deployment, and a scramble to develop and install other systems to counter short- and medium-range missiles and rockets, underlines the Jewish state's growing fears that its cities and towns face a missile bombardment of unprecedented scale and ferocity.
The existing batteries of Arrow-2 interceptors, jointly produced by state-owned Israel Aerospace Industries and the Boeing Co., are deployed at an air force base in southern Israel and another near the city of Hadera in the north.
Additional batteries are expected to be added over the next decade
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Meanwhile, America under the Obama régime has no civil defense what-so-ever.