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Israel's multi-layer defence system nearing completion

David's Sling was developed by Israeli defense firm Rafael with American defense giant Raytheon

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A joint will be operational soon, completing Israel's multi-layer defense system, a senior Israeli air force official said on Tuesday.

He said David's Sling, meant to counter medium-range missiles possessed by Iranian-backed militants in Lebanon, will be operational in early April, marking the completion of the system.



That includes the Arrow, designed to intercept long-range ballistic missiles in the stratosphere with an eye on Iran, and Iron Dome, which defends against short-range rockets from

The official spoke anonymously in line with protocol. Israeli deployed its Arrow system Friday when fired a missile at its jets after they carried out airstrikes targeting a weapons convoy bound for

The official said the missile was identified as a ballistic threat and had a heavy warhead that could have landed inside if not intercepted.

David's Sling was developed by Israeli defense firm with American defense giant

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Israel's multi-layer defence system nearing completion

David's Sling was developed by Israeli defense firm Rafael with American defense giant Raytheon

David's Sling was developed by Israeli defense firm Rafael with American defense giant Raytheon A joint will be operational soon, completing Israel's multi-layer defense system, a senior Israeli air force official said on Tuesday.

He said David's Sling, meant to counter medium-range missiles possessed by Iranian-backed militants in Lebanon, will be operational in early April, marking the completion of the system.

That includes the Arrow, designed to intercept long-range ballistic missiles in the stratosphere with an eye on Iran, and Iron Dome, which defends against short-range rockets from

The official spoke anonymously in line with protocol. Israeli deployed its Arrow system Friday when fired a missile at its jets after they carried out airstrikes targeting a weapons convoy bound for

The official said the missile was identified as a ballistic threat and had a heavy warhead that could have landed inside if not intercepted.

David's Sling was developed by Israeli defense firm with American defense giant
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Israel's multi-layer defence system nearing completion

David's Sling was developed by Israeli defense firm Rafael with American defense giant Raytheon

A joint will be operational soon, completing Israel's multi-layer defense system, a senior Israeli air force official said on Tuesday.

He said David's Sling, meant to counter medium-range missiles possessed by Iranian-backed militants in Lebanon, will be operational in early April, marking the completion of the system.

That includes the Arrow, designed to intercept long-range ballistic missiles in the stratosphere with an eye on Iran, and Iron Dome, which defends against short-range rockets from

The official spoke anonymously in line with protocol. Israeli deployed its Arrow system Friday when fired a missile at its jets after they carried out airstrikes targeting a weapons convoy bound for

The official said the missile was identified as a ballistic threat and had a heavy warhead that could have landed inside if not intercepted.

David's Sling was developed by Israeli defense firm with American defense giant

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