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  תמוז 13, 5774 , 11/07/14

Ya'alon Meets with Developers of Iron Dome

Defense Minister Moshe Ya'alon spoke on Friday afternoon with the heads of Rafael Advanced Defense Systems and the Israel Aerospace Industries, the two companies that developed the Iron Dome anti-missile system and continue to produce more batteries. 

"I want to thank and express great appreciation for the activity of the Iron Dome system. The system has had outstanding achievements, which first and foremost are saving lives, giving us broad choices in the battle against Hamas and are sending a message to the countries and organizations around us who hoard massive amounts of missiles and rockets. The impressive performance of the Iron Dome system are of strategic significance for the state of Israel, its defense and the security of its citizens," said Ya'alon. 

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