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  11/20/2013, Kislev 17, 5774

Israel, US Successfully Test New Missile Defense System

Israeli and US defense officials on Wednesday successfully carried out a second intercept test of a new system against short-range missiles, the defense ministry said.

"The Israel Missile Defense Organisation and the US Missile Defense Agency completed a successful intercept test of the David's Sling Weapon System (DSWS) against a short-range ballistic missile today," it said in a statement.