Iron Dome Not There - Didn't Work - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Mark of Lewiston
    • 05.08.11 | 23:33 (IDT)

    So when it was not there, it did not work. Why was it not there? Israeli politicians were spending the money on trips to prevent peace with the Palestinians, not on buying enough systems to defend her people. Rather, the IDF in it brilliance thinks spending several thousand shekels to fly a several thousand shekel bomb to kill off some anonymous person who may or may not have had anything to do with a rocket launch. And meanwhile, the IDF has dozens of phalanx systems sitting in warehouses collecting dust because something that lo-tech that works and is free to the Israeli people makes no profit for the shareholders of Rafael. And I thought Obama and Boehner were crazy.

    from the article: IDF redeploys Iron Dome as rocket fire from Gaza increases
    First published 14:25 05.08.11 | Last updated 14:25 05.08.11
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