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2 hrs ago | Politico
SENATE CONFIRMS DONOVAN TO RUN OMB: The Senate voted 75-22 today to confirm Shaun Donovan as the new White House Office of Management and Budget director, putting him at the center of Washington's fight over government spending.
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10 hrs ago | The Globe and Mail
Smoke rises following an Israeli strike on Gaza, seen from the Israel-Gaza Border, Thursday, July 10, 2014.
11 hrs ago | U.S. Naval Institute
The Pentagon's pick to head U.S. Northern Command is concerned Congress could put the kibosh on the department's frontline missile defense system, exposing potential gaps in U.S. missile defense strategy.
15 hrs ago | Alabama Live
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16 hrs ago | Baltimore Jewish Times
The Iron Dome missile defense system launches an intercepting missile near the Gaza border in southern Israel on Tuesday, the first day of Operation Protective Edge.
Peace Shield: IsraelA s Iron Dome system has intercepted nearly 90% of the Hamas rockets that it has targeted.
THE SOUTH CAUCASUS IS SAFER IN COMPARISON WITH OTHER CONFLICT REGIONS Vestnik Kavkaza, Russia July 7 2014 7 July 2014 - 1:21pm By Vestnik Kavkaza Last week a session of the Council of Defense Ministers of the CIS countries headed by the Russian Defense Minister Sergei Shoygu was held in Astana.
In this Aug. 28, 2013 file photo, an Israeli soldier is seen next to an Iron Dome rocket interceptor battery deployed near the northern Israeli city of Haifa.
The Senate Appropriations Committee and, ultimately, House and Senate conferees must restore a small but significant defense budget cut that will delay or scuttle deployment of a key component of our cruise missile defenses.
Hamas' military wing, the Izz ad-Din al-Qassam Brigades, has fired an anti-aircraft missile at an IAF fighter jet flying above the Gaza Strip.
"The south's residents are not second class citizens, and we need to respond to rocket fire on Beersheba the same way we would've responded to rocket fire on Tel Aviv, rather than just wait for rockets on Tel Aviv," Bennett said.
A barrage of rockets and mortar shells was fired on Saturday afternoon towards western Negev communities.
The U.S. Navy is sea testing a carbon-fiber "fog" that officials hope will defeat the guidance systems of missiles aimed at its ships.
Updated: Thu Jul 10, 2014 11:13 pm
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