IDF: Technical glitch is behind Iron Dome failure

30.10.2011                      02.Cheschwan. 5772                       Sommerzeit endet

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IDF: Technical glitch is behind Iron Dome failure

Error has reportedly been fixed after failing to intercept grads to Ashdod; "Hamas remained passive in face of violence" IDF spokesman says.

IDF Spokesman Brig.-Gen. Yoav Mordechai addressed the failure of one of the Iron Dome batteries to intercept rockets over Ashdod. The IDF spokesman described the failure as a "technical failure." The error has reportedly been repaired. The system did reportedly intercept Grads fired at Beersheba.
Two rockets fired toward Gan Yavne were successfully intercepted Sunday morning….