Where does the Debris Fall? - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Reasonable Thinker
    • 21.07.10 | 17:10 (IDT)

    I am reminded of NORAD. There is a great story told here in Canada, where the USA originally wanted to build NORAD such that it would only protect the USA. Partially becuase it would require joint work between Canada and USA and USA couldn't really do that unilaterally. Anyways, the story goes that when the idea was presented, the Canadian Prime Minister at the time John Diefenbaker, was a little hesitant as it was an instrusion onto Canadian Sovereignty, until he looked at a map and realized that the vast majority of the Canadian Population lived 200KM from the USA Border and if missiles were intercepted at 49th Parallel they'd fall onto Canadian Cities. So I ask, where will the rockets once intercepted fall?

    from the article: Iron Dome success excites, but army balks at the bill
    First published 01:36 21.07.10 | Last updated 01:36 21.07.10
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