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Iron Dome – a game changer in action

In recent days I’ve learned how to distinguish between the sounds. Luckily, 90% of the time the sound was that of a successful intercept of an incoming rocket over central Israel. That sound is heard by Israelis in many other parts of the country being targeted by the Hamas terror organisation. Since the beginning of […]

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Air power has limitations in urban warfare

An airforce does not put the flag on top of a hill in a war.  This phrase was used frequently during wars that Israel fought in the last 20 years. It means that air strikes alone cannot win a war. In the context of operation Pillar of Defense, this sentence has been changed to: “When […]

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