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Posts Tagged: iron dome

December 11, 2016 7:04 pm
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Israeli Diplomat: South Korea Could Use Iron Dome to Counter Threats From North

The Jewish state's Iron Dome aerial defense system could be used by South Korea to mitigate threats posed by North Korea, an Israeli diplomat said...

December 1, 2016 8:55 am
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Lawmakers Will Challenge Obama’s Limit on Defense Aid for Israel

JNS.org - Democratic and Republican lawmakers are vowing to challenge a limit on US defense aid to Israel that President Barack Obama included in the recently...

November 30, 2016 12:55 am
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Revealed: In Private Fundraiser, Keith Ellison Said Israel Controls US Policy

Congressman Keith Ellison's announcement earlier this month that he wants to be the Democratic National Committee's next chairman drew quick support from several key lawmakers, including Jewish...

November 11, 2016 10:30 am
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Azerbaijan to Acquire Israeli Iron Dome Defense System Batteries

JNS.org -- Azerbaijan is planning to acquire several Israeli Iron Dome air defense system batteries, Israel Hayom reported Thursday. The impending acquisition was announced ahead of Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin...

September 12, 2016 1:47 pm
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On 9/11 Anniversary, US Envoy Praises ‘Close’ Counterterrorism Cooperation With Jewish State

The US and Israel enjoy “multi-layered” coordination in the fight against terrorism, America’s envoy to the Jewish state said on Sunday, on the 15th anniversary...

June 24, 2016 4:46 am
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Tension Over Missile Defense Funding Further Complicates Obama’s Israel Legacy

JNS.org - Since taking office in 2009, President Barack Obama’s relationship with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has been fraught with tension. Even within the framework...

May 11, 2016 6:00 pm
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Israeli Study Reveals Faith in Iron Dome, Resilience Can Reduce Post-Trauma in Civilians Exposed to Hamas Rocket-Fire

A new Israeli study found that belief in the effectiveness of the Iron Dome missile defense system and inner resilience can reduce the symptoms of Post...

February 24, 2016 5:33 am
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IDF Racing to Restructure for New Middle East Warfare

The Israel Defense Forces (IDF) is in a race against time, and their race is also relevant to how other Western powers will deal with the...

November 26, 2015 2:28 pm
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Israeli Navy Carries Out Successful Test of Barak-8 Missile Interceptor (VIDEO)

The Israeli Navy and Israel Aerospace Industries conducted a successful test on Thursday of the Barak-8 missile interceptor, the nautical equivalent of the Iron Dome, Israeli...

August 25, 2015 2:52 pm
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Israeli Defense Officials Say Country’s Military Capabilities Have Improved Since 2012 Talk of Strike on Iran’s Nuclear Facilities

Israeli defense officials responded harshly to recordings released by former Defense Minister Ehud Barak, Israel's Walla news reported on Monday. In the tapes, broadcast on Israel's Channel 2 last week,...

July 13, 2015 4:08 pm
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New Video Shows Iron Dome Blasting High-Altitude Drone Out of the Sky (VIDEO)

Leading Israeli defense contractor Rafael released a new video on Monday showing the Iron Dome missile defense system successfully intercepting a high-altitude drone, Israel's NRG reported on Monday. In...

July 2, 2015 12:24 pm
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Israel Defense Ministry Announces Successful Upgrades to Iron Dome

Israel's Iron Dome missile defense system successfully passed a series of tests demonstrating new operational capabilities, the Israeli Ministry of Defense reported on Thursday afternoon,...

June 17, 2015 11:17 am
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President Obama Has Abandoned Israel, Despite Financial Aid

Summer is nearly upon us. In Israel, this is traditionally a time for blasting the AC, heading to the beach…and for rocket fire from Gaza....

May 27, 2015 3:30 pm
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OneRepublic Surprises Israeli Soldiers With Visit to Iron Dome Battery

Members of the popular pop rock band OneRepublic, who are currently touring Israel, surprised IDF soldiers manning an Iron Dome missile defense battery in Ashkelon...

Culture

In Beit Shemesh, American-Israeli Baseball Fans Will Get Their Field of Dreams

JNS.org - On an unseasonably warm Friday in early January, the tune of “Take...

10 Things to Know About Israel’s Tourism Sector

JNS.org - Some 2.9 million people visited Israel last year, a 3.6 percent increase from 2015. Earlier this week, Israel’s Ministry of Tourism...

World Nations Glean Emergency-Response Expertise From Israel’s Magen David Adom

JNS.org - Amid the rise in global terror attacks, countries around the world are...

Features

What Will Trump’s Presidency Mean for US Ties With Israel’s Peaceful Arab Neighbors?

JNS.org - The upcoming Donald Trump presidency likely means a sharp break...

Israel’s German-Made Submarines Engulfed by Controversy, Shrouded in Secrecy

JNS.org - Silently cruising in the depths of the seas, the Israeli Navy’s growing...

IDF Welcomes Soldier With Cerebral Palsy

JNS.org -- The Israel Defense Forces (IDF) has welcomed its newest member, a soldier with cerebral palsy, as part of the military’s...

World

Groundbreaking Anti-BDS Conference at EU Parliament Seeks to ‘Unclog ...

The organizer of an anti-Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) conference being held next week at the European Parliament in Brussels told...

Israel

IDF Marks Martin Luther King Day With Video of Soldiers Spreading Civil Rig...

In honor of Martin Luther King Day on Monday, the Israel Defense Forces produced a video clip reiterating the assassinated civil rights...

Middle East

Ahead of Trump Inauguration, Iran Says Nuclear Deal Will Not Be ‘Rene...

Iran's deputy foreign minister says the nuclear deal between the Islamic Republic and world powers "will not be renegotiated" ahead...

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