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Arrow Anti-missile Shield Is Operational

The IDF announced the country's anti-missile shield based on the Arrow-2 rocket operational. It marks the first time any country in the world has a functioning defense against surface-to-surface missiles and comes just a month after the Arrow was successfully tested against a live, incoming missile.

Source: Jerusalem Post, (October 17, 2000)