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Monday, September 28, 2009

In a show of defiance, Iran fires its longest-range missiles yet

In a show of defiance, Iran tested short- and long-range missiles today (see Iran Fires Missile Tests After Secret Nuclear Facility Disclosed )and Sunday, including its longest-range missiles yet, which U.S. experts said are capable of hitting Israel and U.S. bases in Europe.
The latest provocation from the Iranian regime comes after President Obama revealed to the rest of the world last week that Iran was building a secret underground nuclear facility in the mountains near the city of Qom.
The tests and revelation of the nuclear site could set a troubling precedent for Iran's relations with the rest of the world, experts said. (see full stories here)

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