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  8/31/2014, Elul 5, 5774

Ya'alon on UAV Intercept: The IAF Has Again Proved Its Professionalism


Speaking this afternoon about today's intercept of a UAV attempting to enter Israeli airspace this afternoon (Sunday) near Quneitra, Minister of Defense Moshe Ya'alon had words of praise fo the IAF's efficiency and professionalism and reiterated a zero-tolerance policy towards acts aimed at harming Israel and her citizens.

The IAF has proved itself again, this time by use of an ground-to-air Patriot missiles, its efficiency and professionalism in dealing with any threats to Israel," Ya'alon said.

Israe'ls military must be on the alert to contend with UAV's (unmanned aerial vehicles) are sent over by terrorist organizations who try and gather intel to be used in attacks within Israel.