Israel's Iron Dome

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Watch: Israel's Iron Dome defense system gets an upgrade

Israel continuously improves the technology behind the country’s anti-missile systems, and the last upgrade to the Iron Dome was in 2015.

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Israel seeking faster production of Iron Dome batteries

Moshe Patel, Director of Israel Missile Defense Organization: Iron Dome will also be used to shoot down enemy drones.

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Herzog blames Netanyahu for White House rejection of increased missile defense funding

Herzog calls for committee to be formed to investigate "Netanyahu's decision making process when it comes to national security."

Trial of the Iron Dome system in the US.
US Army tests Iron Dome interceptor missile against drones

Rafael's Tamir interceptor fired at target for first time on US soil.

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WATCH: In first, Iron Dome shoots down drone

Rafael Advanced Defense Systems releases clip of the Iron Dome shooting down an unmanned aerial vehicle, a task that the platform had not previously been employed to carry out.

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More Iron Dome batteries to be deployed across country

Defense Minister says impressive performance of Iron Dome has strategic significance for the State of Israel, security of its people.

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