Iron Dome

The Dominant Dome

Israeli scientist verifies success rate of Iron Dome missile defense system on eve of Obama visit

JERUSALEM – Claims made by an American scientist that Israel’s Iron Dome anti-missile defense system downed only five to 10 percent of rockets fired from Gaza during Operation Pillar of Defense last November, and not more than 80 percent as Israel claims, were refuted yesterday by the former head of Israel’s anti-missile development program.

Rockets Raining Down on Israel

New video shows Palestinian militants firing shells into Israel

A video posted to YouTube on Sunday claims to show a Palestinian militant group launching 107mm rockets into Israeli territory late Sunday as violence along Israel’s border ramps up after months of relative calm.