Israel successfully tested Arrow-2 ballistic missile interceptor – Netanyahu: We are prepared for any threat

Israel successfully tested the Arrow 2 ballistic missile interceptor, developed in collaboration with the United States.

The Arrow is part of Israel’s multi-tiered missile defense system, from short-range rockets to exospheric ballistic missiles.

“I commend the defense establishment and the defense industries for another successful test of the Arrow-2 weapon system. We have proven again that Israel possesses defensive and offensive capabilities that are among the strongest and most advanced in the world, PM Netanyahu said.

“I would like to express deep appreciation to our US ally for jointly advancing our security. Our enemies and those who seek our ill should know the State of Israel is prepared for any threat,” Netanyahu added.

Defense Minister Benny Gantz said: “Israel faces far and near challenges and our technological know-how … promises that we will always be one step ahead of our enemies and defend the State of Israel.”