Security and Defense: Iran strike in the spring?

08.12.2012                      24.Kislew. 5773                      Wajeshew, Schabbat Mewarchim

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Security and Defense: Iran strike in the spring?

Israel only has partial missile defense; what Operation Pillar of Defense says about the state’s wider strategic picture.

The recent conflict between Israel and Hamas offers several hints regarding Jerusalem’s wider strategic situation in the region. For many years, Iran and its proxies on Israel’s borders have worked to create rocket and missile bases, aimed at threatening its soft underbelly: the civilian home front….