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        11/20/2013, Kislev 17, 5774

      Ya'alon Praises "David's Sling" Anti-Missile Defense


      Defense Minister Moshe Ya'alon (Likud - Beyteinu) welcomed Wednesday's successful test of the David's Sling anti missile system, also known as the Magic Wand. He expressed pride in the latest Israeli development that he called "a breakthrough that in the near future will protect the citizens of Israel." He also praised the United States engineers that assisted with the project and Israel's Rafael Advanced Defense Systems Ltd.