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    • Hector
    • 26.11.12 | 12:49 (IST)

    Israel had an option to acquire the well tested Tactical High Energy Laser (THEL) which can do everything that the Iron Dome System can do for a fraction of the cost at $3K per shot versus Iron domes $50K per missile and without running our of ammunition, but instead opted not to pursue the system. Israel should reconsider this option since it could potentially provide up to 100% shoot down rate. This would allow Israel to defend itself without having to avenge itself.

    from the article: Operation Pillar of Defense: mission not accomplished
    First published 02:59 26.11.12 | Last updated 02:59 26.11.12
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