Iron Dome does work in Sderot too. - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Fortuna Benmayor
    • 13.04.11 | 20:14 (IDT)

    It is designed for short-range qassams, mortar-shells and katyushas. It must be deployed and be fully operational. After a high-cost system is in place, defending Israeli civilians and other structures, plans can be tested that make the cost cheaper. Just as the separation barrier had many "expert" detractors (now they are mum because it worked perfectly), Iron Dome will have many Jewish Prime Ministers crowing they know better. BUt to no avail. Iron Dome works. It must be complemented by a fast deployment of a fully operational Magic Wand and Arrow systems. The only disadvantage of Iron Dome is the lost time the boycotting idiots squandered before implementing it. % years after the 2nd Lebanon war, it should be totally deployed and operational all accross Israel. Then cost-reducing methods can be discussed, whil the system is sold for profit and reinforcements.

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    First published 01:19 13.04.11 | Last updated 01:19 13.04.11
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