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Israel / Iron Dome Missile Defense #1128830

CNN Evening News for Saturday, Jul 26, 2014
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(Studio: Miguel Marquez) Israel’s Iron Dome defense system shown intercepting a rocket fired from Gaza.

(Studio: Tom Foreman) How the Iron Dome system works explained; animations shown; details given about the cost, which was subsidized by the US.

(Studio: Miguel Marquez) Live discussion held with retired Lt. Col. Rick Francona† and former CIA operative Bob Baer† about the effectiveness of the Iron Dome. [FRANCONA, BAER – note the system does not always destroy the warhead; comment on Israel’s threats other than Hamas, and the US investment.]

Reporter(s):
Marquez, Miguel;
Foreman, Tom
Duration:
00:04:50

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