Washington Post: Obama Signs Bill Giving Millions to IDF

August 4, 2014 – President ObamaScreen-Shot-2014-08-05-at-7.33.51-AM-e1407249297127 has signed legislation granting Israel $225 million in funding to support its Iron Dome missile defense system.

From the report:

The missile shield system was developed jointly by the United States and Israel and is said to have intercepted dozens of rockets fired from Gaza during the conflict that began July 17. The system uses advanced tracking technology to determine if a rocket is headed for a population center; if it is it destroys the rocket mid-flight.

Read the article here.