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  3/24/2013, Nisan 13, 5773

Ya'alon: No Cuts to Research and Development Budget

Defense Minister Moshe Ya'alon said, Thursday evening, "Over the years, I have thought, and still think, that we don't touch our research and development budgets and thereby enslave the future."

Speaking at a meeting with the heads of the Forum of the Heads of Military Industries, Ya'alon added that his office will make a high priority out of "multi-layered defense, the ability to attack precisely from a distance and the cyber and intelligence world."