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  9/3/2013, Elul 28, 5773

IDF: Mediterranean Missile was Coordinated Weapons Test

The missiles a Russian radar detected was a coordinated weapons test, stated the IDF. Following the initial report of missiles fired in the Mediterranean sea, a member of the Israel Defense Force spokespersons unit stated, "we are not familiar with the launch of any missiles in the Mediterranean." Several minutes later it was announced a test had taken place. The Russian Defense Ministry announcement that they detected two ballistic missiles fired from the Mediterranean Sea at Syria.