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The Myth of US Missile Defense

From Moon of Alabama: Last night the Yemeni army¬†launched¬†(vid) seven ballistic missiles against Saudi Arabia. Three of those targeted the capital Riyadh, four were aimed ar military and infrastructure targets. In Riyadh the Saudi forces fired a a number of … Continue reading

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From Wikipedia: The W47 was the first warhead with a new, miniaturized pit.[3] The aerodynamic flare at the base provided stability of orientation during descent. Two small rocket motors were used to spin the warhead for better stability and symmetry … Continue reading

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