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IDF lacks funding to deal with Kassams

Posted By admin On May 9, 2007 @ 11:38 pm In army | 1 Comment

A promising laser system capable of intercepting Kassams was scrapped years ago. Peretz promises to include anti-Kassam system in the next five-year budget plan. The cost of interception missiles is almost a hundred times the cost of Kassams.
IDF funds [1] many wasteful programs, purchases hyper-expensive US weapons which lack feasible application. IDF faced no shortage of financing for its operations against the Gush Katif settlers [2].

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[1] IDF funds: http://samsonblinded.org/titles/Israeli_military_strategy.htm

[2] Gush Katif settlers: http://samsonblinded.org/blog/remember-the-gush-katif.htm