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April 17, 2013 1:56 am

Pentagon Budget Requests Funding for Iron Dome

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Israel's 5th Iron Dome battery. Photo: MOD.

Jerusalem Post – The Pentagon’s Missile Defense Agency for the first time in its regular annual budget contains funds to buy additional Iron Dome missile defense systems for Israel, according to documents and an agency spokesman.

The budget requests $220 million for missile batteries in fiscal 2014, which begins Oct. 1, and an additional $175.9 million in fiscal 2015, according to budget documents the Missile Defense Agency posted online last week.

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