Iron Dome does not intercept 10 percent of Gaza missiles

UNITED STATES (OBSERVATORY NEWS) — 45 of the 50 missiles fired from the Palestinian enclave in the Gaza Strip were intercepted by the Iron Dome missile defense system of Israel. This is 90 percent of the launches.

Iron Dome does not intercept percent of Gaza missiles
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In Sderot, Ashkelon and border areas, air-raid alerts are heard. In Slerot, they even found shell fragments in the playground, no one was hurt. Schools have been canceled in the south of the country.

IDF tanks and planes attack Islamic Jihad targets (banned in Russia). Roads are blocked in areas bordering Gaza.


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