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Israeli Defense Exports for 2010 Surpass $7.3 Billion

Israeli Defense Exports for 2010 Surpass $7.3 Billion

Israeli defense exports for 2010 are expected to match the all-time high reached in 2009, according to Defense Ministry officials. The record year of 2009 saw exports reach $7.4 billion. Based on calculations of new orders from Israeli defense companies, […]


Israel to deploy more ‘Iron Dome’ anti-rocket systems

Israel to deploy more ‘Iron Dome’ anti-rocket systems

Israel is planning to deploy four more batteries of its “Iron Dome” short-range missile defense system, Defence Minister Ehud Barak said on Sunday. Speaking on military radio, Barak said: “With the financial help of the Americans, we hope to equip […]


Israel deploys Iron Dome anti-rocket system

Israel deploys Iron Dome anti-rocket system

Israel on Sunday stationed the first batteries of its “Iron Dome” short-range missile defence system in the south of the country, but stressed the initial deployment was experimental. The unique multi-million dollar system was stationed outside the southern city of […]


First Anti-tank Missile Interception for the Trophy System

First Anti-tank Missile Interception for the Trophy System

For the first time since its implementation on IDF tanks, the Trophy active protection system intercepted an anti-tank missile fired at an IDF tank patrolling in the southern Gaza Strip The IDF has expressed great satisfaction after the success of […]


Computer security expert says US behind Stuxnet worm

Computer security expert says US behind Stuxnet worm

A German computer security expert said Thursday he believes the United States and Israel’s Mossad unleashed the malicious Stuxnet worm on Iran’s nuclear program. “My opinion is that the Mossad is involved,” Ralph Langner said while discussing his in-depth Stuxnet […]


Syria agrees to IAEA inspection of nuclear site

Syria agrees to IAEA inspection of nuclear site

Syria has agreed to a vist by inspectors from the Vienna-based International Atomic Energy Agency to a nuclear site for the first time since June 2008, diplomats said Wednesday. The site, at Homs in the west of the country, is […]


Russia confirms plans to supply Syria with Yakhont missiles

Russia confirms plans to supply Syria with Yakhont missiles

Russian Defense Minister Anatoly Serdyukov said on Saturday Russia has not dropped its plans to supply Syria with Yakhont missiles. “The contract [on supplies] is in progress,” Serdyukov told journalists in Vladivostok, Russia’s Far East. Russia earlier announced it would […]


Iranian navy ships enter Suez Canal

Iranian navy ships enter Suez Canal

Two Iranian naval ships entered the Suez Canal on Tuesday, a canal source said, en route to Syria on a purported training mission that Israel regards as a provocation. “The two ships entered the Canal on Tuesday at around 5:45 […]


Israel army video hints at Syria, Iran attacks: report

Israel army video hints at Syria, Iran attacks: report

A video of the accomplishments of Israel’s recently-retired military chief hints at Israel’s unacknowledged role in attacks on the Iranian and Syrian nuclear programs, according to an Israeli daily. The video, shown on Monday at a farewell ceremony for outgoing […]


 
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