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  1. U.S. completes site survey for missile defense system in KoreaRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Arirang TV

    The United States has reportedly finished conducting site surveys of possible locations to deploy its advanced missile defense system in Korea.

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  2. What the US military wants for missile defence: multi-use sensors in the ArcticRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Winnipeg Free Press

    Gen. Charles H. Jacoby, Jr., Commander, U.S. Northern Command and Commander, North American Aerospace Defense Command, testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, March 19, 2013, before a Senate Armed Services Committee hearing on U.S. European Command.

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  3. U.S. pushes for multi-use missile defence sensors in the ArcticRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | MacLeans

    American military officials have shed some light on what Canada could contribute to the missile-defence program should it choose to join after a decade spent on the sidelines.

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  4. Foreign Affairs Committee leaders to visit IsraelRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Times of Israel

    Royce , the committee's chairman, and Engel , its ranking member, are scheduled to meet with Israeli officials including Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, Foreign Minister Avigdor Liberman and Defense Minister Moshe Ya'alon, as well as Palestinian Authority officials.

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  5. Israel's Iron Dome Defense System Shoots Down 15 Rockets SimultaneouslyRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | WIBX-AM Whitesboro

    Israel employs a defense system called the Iron Dome to intercept rockets fired across its borders.

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  6. Korea, U.S. to discuss missile defenseRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Korea Herald

    The transfer of wartime operational control and missile defense cooperation may top the agenda should the national security chiefs of South Korea and the U.S. meet for their first official bilateral meeting in Washington, observers said Monday.

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  7. "Don't worry, we're good for it"Read the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Fire Dog Lake

    Israel has been presented with a hefty bill for 50 days of war in Gaza, as the prime minister, Binyamin Netanyahu, moved to slash government spending by 2% this year to offset the $2.52 bn cost of the conflict.

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  8. On Native GroundTHE End of 'the American Century'Read the original story

    20 hrs ago | American Reporter

    ... 1980s. Another newly declassified CIA report deals with U.S. President Ronald Reagan's proposed Strategic Defense Initiative - a far more elaborate precursor to the National Missile Defense program being promotedby current President George W. Bush. ...

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  9. Obama's Miserable FailureRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | In-depth Africa

    It was always obvious what Obama's supporters wanted. They weren't willing to settle for a Hillary, just another politician who would punch the clock, deliver tepid speeches and push their leftist agenda.

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  10. Ar's 15th Anniversary15 Years in 15 MinutesRead the original story

    Apr 10, 2010 | American Reporter

    It looks like President Barack Obama is going to follow up his biggest domestic policy achievement - health care reform - with his biggest foreign policy achievement - a new strategic nuclear arms reduction treaty and new U.S. policies regarding the use of nuclear weapons.

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  11. Turkish government asks firms in missile tender to extend their bids until end-2014.Read the original story

    Sunday | Hispanic Business

    The air defence system is a very complex system that requires detailed works and examinations such as the local infrastructure, joint production and technology transfer, the defence agency said, adding that the contract talks are continuing and the firms which do not wish to be excluded from the process have been asked to extend their bids.

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  12. Cruz serves up red meat to conservativesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 30 | The Hill

    Less than 70 days away from the midterm election, Sen. Ted Cruz on Saturday urged conservatives to do everything they can to give Republicans control of the U.S. Senate.

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  13. Taiwan to spend HK$19 billion on home-made missile defence against BeijingRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 30 | South China Morning Post

    The Taiwanese military tests a US-made surface-to-air missile from a destroyer last September.

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  14. Japan defense budget request highest ever as Abe boosts militaryRead the original story

    Friday Aug 29 | The Japan Times

    Japan's defense planners are seeking their biggest budget ever for the coming fiscal year, including a bulk order of patrol planes and a stealthier submarine, as Prime Minister Shinzo Abe bolsters the military in the face of a territorial spat with China and North Korea's nuclear program.

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  15. 'First shot': Iran tests Bavar-373 system aimed to substitute Russian S-300Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 30 | Russia Taday

    A picture shows a part of Iran's new medium range anti-aircraft air defence system Mersad Tehran has showcased an indigenous long-range air defense system, the Bavar-373 missile, developed as an alternative to the Russian S-300 after Moscow canceled its contract.

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  16. Iranian air defense system 'fires first shot'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 29 | The Times of Israel

    The Bavar-373 - Persian for "belief" - "has fired a first successful shot," Brigadier General Farzad Esmayeeli, commander of Khatam ol-Anbia Air Defense Base, told Iranian state-run TV, according to the semi-official Fars News Agency .

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  17. Israeli drone was tracked for 43 minutes before being downed: Iranian generalRead the original story

    Friday Aug 29 | Tehran Times

    TEHRAN An Israeli drone that intruded into Iranian airspace was tracked for 43 minutes before being shot down in a 2-minute operation, Khatam al-Anbia Air Defense Base Commander Brigadier General Amir Farzad Esmaeili said on Thursday.

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  18. Elizabeth Warren Breaks Silence on Israel/Gaza, Sounds Like NetanyahuRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 29 | Truthdig

    Responding to constituents at her regularly scheduled "office hours" last week, Mass.

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  19. With Home-Grown Technology, Israel Becomes Leading Arms ExporterRead the original story

    Friday Aug 29 | WNYC-AM New York

    One by-product of the recurring battles between Israel and its Arab neighbors is that Israel has developed a home-grown weapons industry that addresses its very specific needs.

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  20. With Homegrown Technology, Israel Becomes Leading Arms ExporterRead the original story

    Friday Aug 29 | WGBH

    One by-product of the recurring battles between Israel and its Arab neighbors is that Israel has developed a home-grown weapons industry that addresses its very specific needs.

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