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5 hrs ago | Reuters

Pentagon weighing options for missile defense: Undersecretary Kendall

The U.S. Defense Department hopes to fund a much more reliable kill vehicle, or warhead, for the homeland missile defense system run by Boeing Co , but final decisions will depend largely on cost, the Pentagon's top arms buyer said on Sunday.

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5 hrs ago | WHTC

Pentagon weighing options for missile defense: Und...

The U.S. Defense Department hopes to fund a much more reliable kill vehicle, or warhead, for the homeland missile defense system run by Boeing Co , but final decisions will depend largely on cost, the Pentagon's top arms buyer said on Sunday.

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9 hrs ago | Jerusalem Post

Missiles are no match for Schnitzel the Cat

A cat managed to escape from a tree unscathed after missile shrapnel fell directly on his tree Sunday afternoon.

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12 hrs ago | CBS News

Can Israel avoid civilian deaths in Gaza offensive?

With the recent flare up in violence between Israel and Palestinians in the Gaza strip showing few signs of abating, leaders and spokesman from both sides traded accusations about who is responsible for the deaths of more than 150 Palestinians as a result of Israeli air strikes.

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Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, Palestinian Territories, Prison

15 hrs ago | The Straits Times

Two Gaza rockets shot down over Tel Aviv: Army

A missile is launched by an "Iron Dome" battery, a short-range missile defence system designed to intercept and destroy incoming short-range rockets and artillery shells, on July 11, 2014, in the southern Israeli city of Ashdod.

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Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East,

Sat Jul 12, 2014

CNN

Iron Dome buys Israel time

Amos Yadlin, formerly chief of Defense Intelligence for the Israel Defense Forces , observed this week that the Israeli public typically goes through wartime "cycles": first showing sweeping support and then, as civilian and military deaths begin, growing impatient and putting pressure on politicians to end hostilities.

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Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, Opinion

Fri Jul 11, 2014

National Review Online

From Impeachment to Vivaldi

You know you're chatting with Jay Nordlinger when the conversation ranges gracefully from grammar to missile defense to Vivaldi.

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Related Topix: RealClearPolitics

Lucianne.com

Next 25 Articles

With the crisis in the Middle East escalating as Israel and Hamas continue to exchange missile fire, renewed attention has come to IsraelA s defense system, the Iron Dome.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Ernest Istook, World News, Africa, Libya, Illegal Immigration, Barack Obama

Ledger-Enquirer.com

Lebanese rockets hit Israel in offensive's 4th day

View of central Israel seen from Tel Aviv as an Iron Dome air defense system fires to intercept a rocket from the Gaza Strip, Israel, Thursday, July 10, 2014.

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Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, Lebanon, IN, Palestinian Territories,

American Reporter

An Ar EditorialAN Unjust War May Yet Yield Peace

WASHINGTON, March 16-18, 2001 -- Editor's Note : At the turn of the century, a batch of recently declassified analyses by the Central Intelligence Agency offered new insight into U.S. intelligence during the Cold War.

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Related Topix: World News, Poland, Roman Catholic Church

Thu Jul 10, 2014

Politico

Pro Report: Donovan confirmed as OMB director - FTC suing Amazon...

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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Related Topix: US News, Ohio, US Politics, Barack Obama, Texas Government, Texas

The Globe and Mail

In pictures: Destruction in Gaza

Smoke rises following an Israeli strike on Gaza, seen from the Israel-Gaza Border, Thursday, July 10, 2014.

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Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, Palestinian Territories,

U.S. Naval Institute

Gortney: Funding for Ballistic Missile Program In Jeopardy

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.

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Related Topix: Capitol Hill (Washington, DC), US Politics, Senator Jim Inhofe, US News, US Senate, Carl Levin, Democrat

Alabama Live

On the job with Stacey McSweeney of the U.S. Army Space & Missile Defense Command

No matter the circumstances, always respect everyone with whom you come in contact.

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Related Topix: Southern College, Birmingham-Southern College, University of Alabama

Baltimore Jewish Times

Keeping Them Safe

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.

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Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, Travel, Israel Travel, Middle East Travel,

New York Post

Day of bombardment in Israel as rockets target nuclear reactor

A missile is launched by an "Iron Dome" battery, a short-range missile defence system designed to intercept and destroy incoming short-range rockets and artillery shells, on July 9, 2014 in the southern Israeli city of Ashdod, neighboring the Gaza Strip.

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Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, Palestinian Territories, Boat Disaster

Wed Jul 09, 2014

Lucianne.com

Reagan Peace Shield Saves Israeli Lives Today

Peace Shield: IsraelA s Iron Dome system has intercepted nearly 90% of the Hamas rockets that it has targeted.

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Hispanic Business

Poland invites Raytheon to participate in final phase of WISLA competition

Armaments Inspectorate announced that it has concluded the technical dialogue for its medium-range missile defense system, "WISLA."

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Tue Jul 08, 2014

Groong

The South Caucasus Is Safer In Comparison With Other Conflict Regions

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.

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GlobalNews

Israel's mobile missile defence system: What is the Iron Dome?

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.

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Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East

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