Tuesday, March 13, 2012

Binocular Snapshot for 03/13/2012

LastDayWatchers INFO ON TAP

"Uzi Rubin, a veteran of the Arrow program, cautioned."

however, against relying too far on such defenses as Iranian missiles, if not intercepted, could wreak far more damage than Gazan rockets, many of which are improvised from drainage pipes.

"We are talking about 750-kg (1,650-lb) warheads, enough to level a city block," Rubin said, noting there would be a greater impact if Iran's allies on Israel's borders -- Syria, Lebanon's Hezbollah guerrillas, and Palestinian militants -- joined in.

"There would be a total economic paralysis," he said."

"The solution to the missile threat from Gaza will only come when when the threat from Iran is resolved,"