Defense Minister: hityour place soon in two other batteries of the “iron dome”

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Israeli Defense Minister Ehud Barak toured the iron dome battery “stationed in the South of the country and stressed that despite the success of numerous rocket interception system, citizens
Be sure and follow the instructions in the HFC

תאריך: 21/08/2011, 19:58    
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Israeli Defense Minister Ehud Barak, today (Sunday) in the iron dome battery “stationed in the South of the country and met with the commanders and fighters, which have successfully intercepted more than 10 rockets fired by terrorists into Israel territory, during the past 24 hours.

“It’s been a few days since the attack last Thursday. The IDF severely hit this bombing operations and missions and acts effectively against the Gaza shooting to the South, “said Cher.
The defense, which said that “the operation will continue with strength and resolve as necessary. Most of the attack were killed. Rapid and sharp action eliminated the main committees of the organization that sent the perpetrators of the attack. Since we’re in attack operations, including attacks on the infrastructure of the committees of Islamic Jihad and Hamas and mainly work in the prevention of fire squads operate.

According to him, the IDF defensive activity about “iron dome”, which operates air defense command of the IDF. “into Israel were over 100 space launches, the interception rate is very high and very successful. There are of course lessons and things to fix, but it is a remarkable achievement and our fighters, “said the Defense Minister.

Minister Burke noted that currently available to Israel two batteries of operational iron Dome, but two more would join the array already batteries in the coming weeks. “My emergency plan international drive to bring us to the end of 2013 that has 9 batteries, thousands of missiles, and the first leg of a ‘ magic wand ‘ on the layer above the iron Dome,” stressed the Minister.

The Defense Minister added that “‘ iron dome ‘ doing exceptional work, but still.
It is vital that citizens who obey orders in the rocket and the authorities catch with
Each alarm. ‘ Iron dome ‘ is unusual there is no protection anywhere in the world, but she never 100 percent protection, requires discipline.

This test may take longer and we act as necessary, “said the Defense Minister, concluded and said that” the IDF is working sharply, versatility and professionalism under his hand and the Chief of general staff, Benny Gantz, a broad line of actions also attack operations and defensive purposes, in order to reduce the risks to civilians, to protect them and hit very hard anyone who tries to harm them. “

Translated from Hebrew