Defense Ministry deploys 5th Iron Dome battery in Gush Dan

By JPOST.COM STAFF
November 17, 2012 11:12

The Defense Ministry deployed a fifth Iron Dome battery in the Gush Dan area in the center of Israel on Saturday morning.

The battery, originally scheduled to be deployed in two months time, was expedited in light of the ongoing security escalations and rocket barrages striking Israel.

Iron Dome has 90% success in accurate interception of rockets.


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